The HBCU Alums Making Moves Today Pt. 2

The HBCU Alums Making Moves Today Pt. 2

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We know Dr. King and Thurgood Marshall went to HBCUs but who are the HBCU alums shifting the culture today? Please correct the assumption that HBCUs only produced Black leaders in the past. Right now HBCU alums are making moves and doing it in a very big way. There’s no way to bring you an exhaustive list – we’re only presenting a small sample from each school – and there’s certainly no way to do it all in one post. This is part 2:

*Harris-Stowe State University

Cori Bush

*Jackson State University

Carlton W. Reeves (judge appointed by Obama ) 

*Bowie State University


Toni Braxton

Jovan Adepo

Eunique Jones Gibson

Luke Anthony Lawal Jr.

*Xavier University Louisiana 

Candice Stewart 

LaVar Walker

*Grambling State University 


Erykah Badu 

Natalie Desselle Reid 

*Southern University 

David Banner 

Randy Jackson 

Faith Jenkins 

*Clark Atlanta University

Kenya Barris 

Bobby V

Bryan Michael Cox 

Valeisha Jones 

Bomani Jones 

DJ Drama 

Eva Marcille 

Pinky Cole 

Fly Guy DC 

*Morehouse College

PJ Morton 

Shaun King 

Killer Mike 

Spike Lee 

John David Washington 

Samuel L. Jackson 

Brian Tyree Henry 

*Spelman College 

Stacey Abrams 

Bernice King 

Keisha Knight Pulliam 

Cassi Davis 

Shaun Robinson 

Rosalind Brewer 

*Albany State University 

Rick Ross


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