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What does HBU stand for?

HBU stands for Historically Black University

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Our company is committed to helping our educational partner institution extend its online educational reach, and we believe this program will significantly enhance opportunities for students seeking to attend a historically black university such as Langston University," added Chairman Brown.
However, Diverse correspondent Ken Cooper reports on one historically Black university in particular that has made a significant dent in diversifying the applicant pool for the prestigious Fulbright program, the largest international exchange program for students and scholars sponsored by the U.
Ruth Witherspoon, interim dean of the Florida A&M University College of Law, said it's been tough to meet the mission of a historically black university.
While the details in the entry include the 1854 founding date of Lincoln University, Pennsylvania (the oldest historically Black university in the United States), and the location near Philadelphia clearly point to the specific Lincoln University attended by Langston Hughes, a simple "Pennsylvania" would help make the distinction clear from the outset.