Clothing line Support Black Colleges celebrates HBCUs in style

Originally Posted [ CBS News ] [Mar 8, 2021,09:57pm EST] by MCKAY BOLDEN Clothing brand Support Black Colleges aims to amplify the importance of historically Black colleges and universities and strives to encourage people to support and attend HBCUs. Co-founded in 2012 by Howard University students Corey Arvinger and Justin Phillips, the brand has exploded in…

Morehouse College Starts VR Classes With VictoryXR

Originally Posted [ Forbes ] [Mar 9, 2021,09:00am EST] by Charlie Fink Morehouse College is teaching three classes in VR using the Victory XR platform (based on Engage), with support from Qualcomm, which provided an Oculus Quest 2 to students. The Quest utilizes the Qualcomm’s XR2 chip set, as does every other mobile VR headset with…

NBPA EXTENDS SUMMER SCHOOL GRANT PROGRAM AND SUPPORTS SIAC STUDENT-ATHLETES IMPACTED BY COVID-19

ATLANTA, GA (May 22, 2020) – The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) Foundation announced today a significant financial contribution to the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) to provide summer school scholarship resources to student-athletes for the second consecutive year. This effort was designed to help facilitate the path to graduation goals and objectives for student-athletes.…

First Point Volleyball Foundation and USA Volleyball Makes A $1 Million Investment to SIAC Member Institutions

ATLANTA, GA – The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAC) announced today the addition of men’s volleyball as the league’s 14th-sponsored sport with the support of a $1 million grant from First Point Volleyball Foundation and USA Volleyball. Men’s volleyball will begin its first year of competition in 2020-21.The $1 million grant is being funded with $600,000 from…