Contributor Charlie Nelms addresses the idea of free community colleges and how it raises some potentially challenging implications for HBCUs.
President Obama recently announced his initiative to make attending community college essentially free. This announcement was met with mixed response from the HBCU community. A number of HBCU advocates expressed deep concern as to whether this would prove detrimental to HBCU enrollments. However, in these conversations one subject that was not prevalent were the HBCUs […]