Published: Mon, April 16, 2018
Life&Culture | By Rose Hansen

Beyonce's Coachella set includes Destiny's Child reunion

Beyonce's Coachella set includes Destiny's Child reunion

The HBCUs include Bethune-Cookman University, Xavier University, Wilberforce University and Tuskegee University.

This nostalgia, in a speech, Beyonce has not ended, the main sensation the artist was saving for the end: on stage with the singer appeared with her bandmates in Destiny's Child, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams, who reunited especially to perform at Coachella. She ran through two decades of her hits while ascending a pyramid of bleachers, employed color guard dancers and baton twirlers who moved in precision to every note, and even had a pseudo-college step show reminiscent of a historically black fraternity performance. "The show, with its homage to excellence in education, was a celebration of the homecoming weekend experience, the highest display of college pride".

According to Variety, the 36-year-old entertainer's BeyGOOD entity will roll out the Homecoming Scholars Award Program beginning this fall semester.

UN Security Council meets Saturday at Russia's request following airstrikes on Syria
McKenzie Jr. confirmed the three distinct targets - a research facility, a weapons depot and a command center. A sarin attack in 2013 was also what almost brought then-President Barack Obama to strike Syria.

"We salute the rich legacy of Historically Black Colleges and Universities", Ivy McGregor, Director of Philanthropy and Corporate Relations at Parkwood Entertainment which houses BeyGOOD said in a statement.

One victor from each school will receive $25K for the 2018-2019 academic year for study in various fields. While the first year spotlighted young women, the 2018-2019 year will expand to all qualifying students at the four universities, regardless of gender. Applicants must maintain a 3.5 or better GPA. Each university will select its own finalists and victor, with winners set to be announced sometime this summer.

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