A handful of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) – three in Mississippi and one in Tennessee – are each receiving $1 million from shipping company FedEx to prepare students for the workforce, WLBT reported.…

Dr. Tammi Jackson has been appointed Meredith College’s vice president for business and finance. Tammi Jackson She has had an extensive career in higher ed finance, with a track record of successful negotiations, financial plans…

Savannah Technical College, a community college in Georgia, has been given $4.8 million in federal grants to help train workers, such as those who have lost jobs amid the COVID-19 pandemic, The Associated Press reported.…

Bianca Smith, 29, has become the first Black woman to coach in professional baseball, being named a Boston Red Sox minor league system coach, The Seattle Medium reported. Bianca Smith In the role, she will…