Personal finance taught at HBCUs by ex-athletes

Emily Parkin

For former NFL player Adewale Ogunleye, seeing anyone, let alone athletes, struggle to manage money boils him to his core. So, he is doing something about it. Knowing that the average playing career in the NFL is less than four years, Ogunleye’s “light bulb” moment came in his second year in the […]

Majority of Black College Students Support Loan Cancellation, as Underfunding of HBCUs Compounds Financial Challenges

Emily Parkin

New research and documentary film illuminate heavy debt burdens and financial struggles of Black graduates of HBCUs Washington, DC, Nov. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 9, 2021) — More than 87% of Black students who attend historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) strongly support debt cancellation. In […]