For college kids and graduates of traditionally Black schools and universities, homecoming is greater than only a soccer recreation. It’s an expression of delight, tradition, meals, music and vogue that pulls tens of hundreds of scholars, graduates, celebrities, supporters and followers annually.
Homecoming festivities at H.B.C.U.s typically embody a weeklong lineup of occasions: pregame tailgates, soccer video games, parades, marching bands, galas, concert events, events, step reveals and extra. However this yr, the pandemic has triggered many colleges across the nation to cancel in-person occasions.
So we invite you to share your favourite homecoming reminiscences with us. (In spite of everything, what would an H.B.C.U. homecoming expertise be with out the reminiscences that it creates?) Please ship us a photograph and/or video of your favourite H.B.C.U. homecoming expertise and the story behind it.
You could be contacted by a reporter to seem in a video in regards to the topic. We can even publish a choice of the responses in an upcoming article.