University President Accused Of Defaming Missouri HBCU By Calling It A 'Regional Institution'
LU serves a local population that is majority white, resulting in a student body that is currently about 40% white and 43% Black.
June 25, 2022 at 3:49 am
Lincoln University (LU), a historically Black college and university (HBCU) in Jefferson City, Missouri, is at the center of an intriguing conversation: whether an HBCU should embrace other “university identities.”
If 40% of a HBCU’s student body is White, does the institution have a dual identity? This question is being debated at Lincoln University of Missouri. The White president of the Black univ. says yes, the Black president of the alumni association says no.https://t.co/t6c6lfAom9— Marjorie Valbrun (@EditorMarjorie) June 18, 2022