35 Betty H. Fairfax High School Students Attend the 2015 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Fair

Posted by Community Relations on 9/30/2015

Thirty-five Betty H. Fairfax High School students attended the 2015 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Fair sponsored by the Phoenix College NAACP/Black Student Union Club, September 23 at Phoenix College.   The keynote speaker was Pastor Renard D. Allen, Jr., who is a Morehouse Alumnus. Students learned about the significance and necessity of HBCUs in the U.S.   Fifteen HBCU schools were present. Betty Fairfax teacher Sandra Jenkins represented Mississippi Valley State, her alma mater, and drew interest with a table filled with memorabilia and photos of NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, MVSU’s most famous alum.