Perspectives on Race

A Discussion about Events Concerning Race

Historical Black Colleges

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This is my cousin last year in high school and picking a college is important to her. She was telling me how her school counselor was trying to persuade her and all her black peers to go to a Historical black college. He was saying that more black students should attend these schools so they learn more about their culture. She also told me that going to colleges like Uf is good but HBC gives black students a better experience. Basically this man was trying to convince all the black students that HBC is a place they should be.

I feel that it was not this counselor place to tell my cousin or any other person what schools s/he should attend. When attending a university it should be up to the students because its their choice and

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Written by misscandib21

April 25, 2010 at 1:20 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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