A North Carolina senator from Mecklenburg County has signed on to a new bill that hopes to generate money to keep Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) alive in the state.
“Many of these Universities, they have been our mainstay,” Senator Joyce Waddell said. “They have educated African Americans who are in prominent places, doing great things throughout these United States. So we must be proactive when it comes to this.”
North Carolina has eleven HBCUs. read more