National

Flat Funding for HBCUs Is a Win

By Johnny C. Taylor Jr. (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) My job is to promote the interests of America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities. So naturally I was concerned when I heard earlier this year that the new Trump administration was planning to propose increasing defense Read More

National

China-HBCU Exchange Program Launched

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In an effort to develop the next generation of global leaders, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, joined, Perfect World, the China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE) and domestic groups focused on building ties between Read More

Business

Group Focuses on Developing Black CEOs

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In an effort to increase the relevancy of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs), the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) redesigned one of its signature programs to cultivate Black industry leaders at the corporate Read More

National

HBCUs Struggling to Keep Up

by Dorothy Rowley Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer The president of the D.C.-based Thurgood Marshall College Fund said recently that historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) are feeling the effects of underfunding, but are getting serious about resolving those issues. In doing Read More

National

Obama’s Reform Plan ‘Misplaced’ for HBCUs

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – President Obama’s proposal to make colleges more affordable has some good points, but could disproportionately harm Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), many of whom are already reeling from changes in the college student loan program Read More

Press Room

The Show Must Go On: Wells Fargo and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Brave Hurricane Sandy to Support Student Scholars

Media Media Valerie Miller Williams 704-383-8025 C. Nicole Pierce 312-228-8820 The Show Must Go On: Wells Fargo and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Brave Hurricane Sandy to Support Student Scholars Wells Fargo sponsors the 25th Annual TMCF Leadership Institute [CHARLOTTE, December 13, 2012] – Last month, Read More

Business

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Announces $1.7 Million Partnership with Wells Fargo to Support Initiatives For Students Attending Public HBCUs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Tiffany L. Jones Tiffany.Jones@Tmcfund.org 212-573-8493 THURGOOD MARSHALL COLLEGE FUND ANNOUNCES $1.7 MILLION PARTNERSHIP WITH WELLS FARGO TO SUPPORT INITIATIVES FOR STUDENTS ATTENDING PUBLIC HBCUS NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 – Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announced a multi-year, $1.7 million Read More