More Than 100 Students Receive College Offers At HBCU College Fair

September 27, 2017

Wilmington – Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki said today that Wilmington’s first-ever commemoration of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Month was a huge success. Purzycki said the month-long celebration, intended to promote HBCU awareness among local students and their families, as well as to recognize the historic significance of these educational institutions, did just that. Mayor Purzycki said he is proud of the fact that at least a half dozen members of his Administration are graduates of HBCU’s including Chief of Staff, Tanya Washington (Norfolk State University)…read more here