The National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) week occurs annually under the White House HBCU Initiative. The 2017 National HBCU Week Conference took place September 17-19. During the conference, HBCU advocates discussed plans and ideas for the future of historically black institutions.
Spotlight reporter Journey Rucker interviewed Congresswoman Alma Adams to discuss National HBCU week and HBCU representation on Capitol Hill. Check out her interview below!