What Comes Next For #HBCUs And The Trump Administration
What Comes Next For HBCUs And The Trump Administration
This week the Trump administration hosted an annual summit at the White House for leaders of historically black colleges and universities. The meeting follows an executive order signed in February that moved a federal initiative supporting HBCUs from the Department of Education into the White House.
Reporter Adam Harris talks about the relationship between the Trump administration and HBCUs.
However this week’s summit was met with criticism from student groups, advocates and politicians like Rep. Alma Adams, D-N.C., who believe the White House has not done enough to support HBCUs since President Trump took office. Meanwhile Secretary of …