The Nobel Prize winner attended Howard University, one of the historically black colleges and universities in the United States. She majored in English and chose the classics for her minor.
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The actress, known for her role in the BET TV show The Game, attended Howard University, where she graduated cum laude.
The famed poet entered Fisk University in 1960.
Singer Erykah Badu attended Grambling University, where she studied performing arts.