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The National Center is located on Howard University’s campus, but also includes programming at four regional HBCUs, which coordinate programs, research and other community outreach efforts at partner HBCUs across the country. Howard University, Morgan State University, Clark Atlanta University and Texas Southern University, each lead one of the four regions to allow for effective coordination of programs and activities across all HBCUs, including education programs, research strategies and business outreach. 

Mid-Atlantic Region

Lead: Howard University

States: DC, DE, OH, PA, VA, WV

Contact: Dr. Johnny Graham

Mid-South Region

Lead: Morgan State University

States: KY, MD, NC, SC, TN

Contact: Dr. Mary Foster

South Region

Lead: Clark Atlanta University

States: AL, FL, GA, VI

Southwest Region

Lead: Texas Southern University

States: AR, LA, MO, MS, OK,TX

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