HBCUs State of the Union

A conversation with the Congressional Black Caucus and National Educational Leadership. The discussion was moderated by Benjamin Jealous, with panelists, Lezli Baskerville, Esq, President and CEO of the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Education [read more…]

**FILE** Lezli Baskerville, president and CEO of NAFEO (Freddie Allen/AMG/NNPA)
Black Experience

NAFEO’s Baskerville Calls HBCU White House Meetings Successful

Through the vitriolic, and sometimes venomous, atmosphere of the presidential campaign, a highly-regarded member of then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s inner circle focused on one issue that was largely ignored: the future of historically black colleges and universities [read more…]