Tamia Potter will be the first African American female in the Vanderbilt neurosurgery residency in Nashville.
Become a Part of The HBCU Legacy
Did you graduate from a historically black college or university? You are not alone: there are millions of HBCU alumni network members across the United States, and every graduate plays an important role in shaping HBCU culture, values, and traditions for the next generation of African-American college students. If you are a historically black college or university alumni, HBCU Lifestyle will help you connect with other graduates, find one-of-a-kind merchandise, and share your successes with the HBCU community.
Read these articles to get started:
- B-CU Alumna Quits Her Day Job To Launch A Black College Tour Company
- For Us By Us: HBCU T-Shirts Designed By Alumni
Alumni Success Stories: Highlighting Successful Black College Graduates
Your life as an HBCU student doesn’t end when you graduate! That’s why we’ve created an HBCU alumni spotlight to showcase what some of the most talented HBCU alumni are up to after they walk the stage.
Gone are the days when black college graduates were disconnected after graduation. Now black collegiates are everywhere,, making strides across a variety of fields – and HBCU Lifestyle is here to highlight them. Find inspiration in the story of Florida A&M graduate-turned-filmmaker Akil DuPont or draw motivation from the long (and growing) list of HBCU alumni who went on to be renowned black poets.
Check our showcase of HBCU alumni often – one day maybe you too will join our list of black professionals!
FABA Fest In Barbados Celebrates HBCU Alumni: June 15-18, 2023
FABA Fest is the First-Ever Festival for Historically Black Colleges and University (HBCU) Alumni
VSU Alumna To Host The Shade Room Live Radio Show
China Lovelace will host the Shade Room Live Radio Show alongside co-host La’Janeé, in a new partnership with Amazon.
Xavier Alumna Mizani Ball Wins Emmy Award
Mizani Ball won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement for a Cultural Documentary – “Chicago Stories: The Birth of Gospel.”
UAPB Alumna Recruits Students for Jobs In the Luxury Fashion Industry
Mary Wicks, a 2001 alumna of UAPB, wears many hats professionally. Currently, she works for Louis Vuitton, the French luxury fashion brand.
SSU Honors Alumni With The Richard R. Wright Award of Excellence
The Richard R. Wright award is the highest honor that can be bestowed upon alumni who have distinguished themselves through their expertise.
NCCU Graduate Selected as UNC System Presidential Scholar
Presidential Scholars serve a one-year appointment and provide a wide range of professional functions for the UNC System Office.
NSU Grad Ashley Jones Makes History with Tones of Melanin Brand
Tones of Melanin by Ashley Jones is the only HBCU brand that is created by a HBCU graduate that is sold at 3 major retailers.