HBCU NIGHT – The Night We Didn’t Know We Needed
HBCU NIGHT – The night we didn’t know we needed in our lives. HBCU Night is a multifaceted event that celebrates African-American Heritage and the culture of HBCUs by promoting solidarity amongst Historically Black Colleges & Universities.
Nothing is better than a party with a mission and their Mission is to Provide networking opportunities and educating attendees about HBCUs.
HBCU Night consists of five separate components:
Black College Fair: This element grants access for all prospective college students who are seeking information about the illustrious HBCU Experiences that are offered. Admissions representatives will be present to hand out brochures, explain the special curriculum and programs each HBCU has to offer, motivate attendees to explore higher learning and scholarships as well.
Diversity & Inclusion Workshop: This element of HBCU Night serves as an opportunity for current HBCU Juniors and Seniors seeking internships and entry-level jobs. These aspiring professionals receive advice for interview etiquette, resume building feedback and information about entry-level career opportunities.
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HBCU To Executive Panel Discussion: This component affords undeserved prospective college students and current HBCU students the opportunity to connect and learn from professionals who have successfully navigated HBCU life and beyond. In addition, students will gain exposure to the variety of academic resources ensuing a seamless transition to higher education. The panel also includes a scholarship presentation for a recognized scholar.
Black Excellence Mixer: This component engenders the spirit of celebration and community. This element of the night also provides an opportunity for alumni/donors to participate in fundraiser activities for their respective chapters or for a college fund organization of choice. This mixer is filled with industry professionals engaging in special reunions, networking, soulful music and celebrations of Black Excellence & HBCU Pride!
Live Entertainment: HBCU Night partners with live entertainment companies, sports franchises and venues that provide memorable experiences.
Current, future or past HBCU students should check out an @HBCUNIGHT near them.
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