23 Jul Kat’s Korner: Black Academic Talent Choosing HBCUs (WHUR FM-The Daily Drum)
Check out my recent appearance on The Daily Drum weighing in on the move by Nikole Hannah-Jones to take her brilliance to Howard University. I had the honor of guesting alongside the illustrious Dr. Greg Carr, which just made the experience even more amazing.
Episode Overview: What’s behind the recent surge in high-profile Black academic talent choosing HBCUs? Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of the 1619 project… Nikole Hannah-Jones and critically-acclaimed author Ta-Nehisi Coates are coming to Howard University. For several HBCUs… there’s been a significant increase in student enrollment as well. We discuss the decision to choose an HBCU over a PWI.