As a product of multiple HBCU’s myself (undergrad: Hampton University & grad: Howard University) I’m thrilled to see what schools have stepped it’s game up. U.S. News has just revealed it’s annual list for the top Historically Black Colleges & Universities in the nation. Did your school make the top 20? I know both of mine did. Peep out the list.
2011 Nation’s Top HBCU’s
1. Spelman College: Atlanta, GA
2. Howard University: Washington D.C.
3. Morehouse College: Atlanta, GA
4. Hampton University: Hampton, VA
5. Tuskegee University: Tuskegee, AL
6. Xavier University of Louisiana: New Orleans
7. Fisk University: Nashville, TN
8. Claflin University: Orangeburg, SC
9. Dillard University: New Orleans
10. Tougaloo College: Tougaloo, MS
Full List HERE
Surprising, one school that I expected to be in this year’s top 10 didn’t make. Shout out to all the Eagles of North Carolina Central University! In celebration, check out this video as as both my Alma mater’s march and in the Inguration parade of President Obama in 2009.
Video: Howard University “Showtime” Marching Band
Video: Hampton Univeristy “The Force” Marching Band
What a epic day that was! *tears* So proud of both of my schools!