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Road to the Battle

by Arelis Hernandez

Despite financial difficulties, the Virginia State University Trojan Explosion Marching Band cranks it up as they prepare for their trip to the ultimate HBCU showcase, the Honda Battle of the Bands. Take a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to be the best musical ensemble in the country–heart, dedication, and lots of practice.

Notable African-Americans Urge Commemoration of Black History U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-CA; Alex Haley, award-winning author of The Autobiography of Malcolm X  and Roots; Henry Hampton, creator/producer, “Eyes on the Prize” documentary series; and other distinguished individuals discussed the importance of dis...
Virginia State University Drumline Performs at the White House Less than a month after  they performed with fellow band members in the Honda Battle of the Bands  showcase, an eight-person drumline from the Virginia State University’s Trojan Explosion  marching band entertained guests at the Feb. 26 executive ord...
Battle of the Bands highlights Selected visuals from the 2010 Honda Battle of the Bands in Atlanta, featuring the top HBCU marching bands in the country including Florida A&M University and Southern University.
Dispelling HIV/AIDS Myths in Black Community Claudia Pryor's documentary explores the attitudes and awareness among Black youth in Pittsburgh about HIV/AIDS that will be the basis of a new curricula to dispel the myths surrounding Blacks with the disease.
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