The Culture Effect by Historically Black Since
By Historically Black Since
The Culture Effect Podcast presented by Historically Black Since, and hosted by Adrena Martin, is a show where we discuss the effect that HBCUs and Black Greek Lettered Organization’s have on it’s students, alumni and members. Visit us online at www.hbcusince.com and follow us on Instagram @historicallyblacksince
How Hampton University Prepared this Entrepreneur for Business, Life, and More
On this episode of The Culture Effect podcast, we speak with Hampton University graduate Weston Hill, who is the owner of The Tax Bizz. To learn more about Weston, visit him online at https://thetaxbizz.com/ Follow him on all social media platforms @thetaxbizz Historically Black Since is a media platform dedicated to the culture of HBCUs and Black Greek Lettered Organizations. Visit us online at https://www.hbcusince.com/
September 6, 2021
Former NFL Player Lynden Trail SR. Speaks on his HBCU Experience and more
On this episode of The Culture Effect podcast, we speak with former NFL player and Norfolk State University graduate Lynden Antonio Trail.
August 16, 2021
Seven FAMU Graduates Discuss Their HBCU Experience
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with FAMU graduates about their HBCU experience being at Florida A&M University
July 20, 2021
Empowerment & Education with Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Member- Keith L. Brown
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with Omega Psi Phi member Keith L. Brown aka “Mr. I’m Possible.” About Keith: Named a “World Class Speaker,” one of the top speakers and consultants in Education by “Insight Publishing,” and International Speakers Network, as well as a, “Social Impact Hero,” by, “Thrive Global,” Keith empowers hundreds of thousands of people annually, many of whom are in Colleges, School systems, Supplemental education agencies, Family advocacy agencies, Foundations, Government agencies, Faith Based Institutions, Corporate America and the “I’M POSSIBLE Institute,” where he coaches and trains Speakers, Authors, Entrepreneurs and all those seeking to expand their Impact and Influence Nationally and Globally. -He has served as a “Client Referral Consultant,” on A&E’s hit television series,” Beyond Scared Straight,” and is a frequent guest on I-Heart and Sirius XM Radio, often serving as an expert on Youth and Family Enhancement, Educational and Social Justice and Improving the Quality of Life for all Human beings, especially the underserved. His community service and philanthropic work includes but is not limited to the following: The Sickle Cell Foundation, National Lighthouse Foundation, Omega Mentoring Program and the South Fulton Arrow Youth Council. He and his lovely wife Wakea, an Elementary School Principal and Child and Family Advocate, are the proud parents of one sensational son, Keon. Visit him online at http://keithlbrown.com/about-keith/ Social Media- Keith L Brown
July 5, 2021
Entrepreneur and Influencer Kamaya Chapman on her HBCU Experience, Business and More
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with Florida Memorial University HBCU graduate Kamaya Chapman on her HBCU experience, and entrepreneur life. Follow Kamaya on Social Media @kamayadaplug
June 29, 2021
From Albany State University to Empowerment Speaker and Women’s Advocate
On this episode of The Culture Effect podcast, we speak with Albany State University graduate, Dr. Diana Watley. She is an author, speaker and entrepreneur and founder of Mogul Mom.Me, which she started in 2020 shortly after becoming a first time mom herself in 2019. In her role as the President and Founder, Diana provides strategic vision to the organization. With nearly 16 years of experience as a Family Advocate, Empowerment Speaker and Coach, Diana isn’t new to helping Mom.Me’s, children and communities. After empowering and advocating for thousands to date, Diana’s primary goal for THE MOGUL MOM.ME, is to help Mom.Me’s to have the confidence to go after everything thing she deserves and in turn that Mom.Me will raise children with the same amount of confidence. Follow Diana on all social media outlets @dianawatley
June 22, 2021
This Spelman College Alum created a book to teach children the ABCs of HBCUs
On this episode of The Culture Effect podcast, we speak with Spelman College graduate Claudia Walker about how she is using writing and illustrations to educate children on the ABCs of HBCUs, and how she juggles motherhood with entrepreneurship. To learn more about Claudia, visit her online at hbcuprepschool.com
June 14, 2021
How Howard University Impacted Food Blogger Brandi Bodega of “No Ordinary Grub”
On this episode of the The Culture Effect podcast, we speak with Howard University graduate Brandi Bodega and learn about her journey as a food blogger and the impact that her HBCU experience has had on her . Follow Brandi on social @brandiwhatsgood and visit her online at noordinarygrub.com
June 4, 2021
OWN TV Star Tambra Cherie Speaks on her HBCU Experience, Radio and Belle Collective
On this episode, we speak with Tambra Cherie, who is the star of the new OWN TV show “Belle Collective.” We discuss her HBCU experience at Jackson State University, being a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, how she got into radio, and more
February 26, 2021
Her HBCU experience led her to the TV screen and into entrepreneurship
On this episode, we speak with former Miss ASU and Alabama State University alum Priyanka Banks, on how she went from college to realty TV screens and then starting her own bling shoe and accessories line
February 15, 2021
This HBCU Graduate is Building a Tech Company for Music Artist and Influencers
On this episode, we speak with FAMU graduate and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity brother, Dan Ware on how he is building a tech company with his fellow HBCU alum and fraternity brothers
February 9, 2021
This Tuskegee University Alum Went from Bank Employee to Million Dollar Real Estate Investor
On this episode, we speak with Tuskegee University graduate Carlton Curry II, who is a real estate investor and entrepreneur
January 30, 2021
HBCU Black History- The Southern University Massacre
On this episode we speak with Denver Terrance, who is a family of Denver Smith, one of the victims of Southern University Massacre to find out what really took place that day in 1972 on the HBCU campus of Southern University in Baton Rouge.
November 4, 2020
This HBCU Graduate is the Youngest Black Female Subway Franchise Owner
AL Lewis is a Virginia State University graduate who became the owner of multiple Subway location at an early ago. Listen to her journey and how she did it.
September 16, 2020
HBCU Life, Plastic Surgery and more with Dr. Nicholas Jones
On this episode, we speak with Xavier University of Louisiana graduate, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. member and plastic surgeon Dr. Nicholas Jones about his HBCU experience, and how he became a plastic surgeon with his own practice.
July 29, 2020
Lane College Alum and Patti Pie Creator Kinna Thomas
Lane College Alum and Patti Pie Creator Kinna Thomas, speaks on her HBCU college experience, working with Patti Labelle to create the Patti Pies for Walmart, her weight loss journey and more
July 21, 2020
Dr Melva Williams and Rapper T.I. will Teach new Course at Clark Atlanta University
On this episode we speak with Dr. Melva Williams on the new course called the Business of Trap Music that she will teaching along with T.I. at HBCU Clark Atlanta University Starting Fall 2020
July 14, 2020
How This FAMU graduate and Real Estate Agent found her Passion after a Toxic Relationship
HBCU graduate Cherise Laron talks to us about how she found her passion through writing, after finally leaving her toxic marriage.
June 24, 2020
Scholarship Talk with The Scholarship Plug
On this special edition podcast episode, we speak with Shedly Parnther, who has dedicated the last few years of her life to helping students obtain scholarships for school.
June 8, 2020
This Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Member is building a Publishing Empire
On this episode, we talk to former school principal Ardre Orie, and learn about her journey as a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. and how she is building the Fasting Growing Black Owned Publishing Company in the country.
May 26, 2020
From Teacher to Full Time Entrepreneur-Tennessee State University Alum Koereyelle
This Tennessee State University Alum created the 1st African American woman owned trade school in the country. On this episode on The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with Teacher turned Entrepreneur and Author, Koereyelle to learn about her journey from the classroom to the boardroom.
May 11, 2020
Tennessee State University Alum Creates a Comedy Series Celebrating HBCU Life
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with Myah Lipscomb, the creator of the show #WeirdMYAH, which is a comedy series, which brings depicts the life of an HBCU student.
April 30, 2020
How This Female Entrepreneur Built Her Brand as an HBCU Student at FAMU
Caitlyn Davis is an influencer and entrepreneur, who started her custom apparel line “Cait The Great,” while being a student the FAMU. We spoke to the young entrepreneur at our brunch in Atlanta, Ga about her journey since recently graduating from college last year, her HBCU experience, and future plans.
April 22, 2020
How This Omega Psi Phi Member and His Wife Use Music to get Through Hard Times
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast with Historically Black Since, we speak with The Singletons, the couple who recently went viral on social media from a video of husband Ray Singleton singing to his wife throughout her journey and battle with cancer. We had a great conversation about how the two met, married, and their new journey together
March 31, 2020
How This Tuskegee University Alum made Millions selling smoothies
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast with Historically Black Since, we speak with Keon Davis, who is the owner and operator of the smoothies company Smooth N Groove. He tells us journey from campus to becoming an entrepreneur making millions, to how he lost it all and gained it back
March 24, 2020
Learning Leadership at Morris Brown College
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with former Morris a Brown College SGA President, Desmond Scott, and how his leadership journey on campus prepared him for entering the world after graduation
March 18, 2020
From Savannah State University to Medical Sales Rep
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with Savannah State University graduate and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority member Zadous Pollard. We talk about her HBCU experience, how she got into medical sales, and now having her own consulting firm showing others how she did it.
March 11, 2020
Morehouse College Student Leaders
On this episode of The Culture Effect Podcast, we speak with the Morehouse College SGA President and Vice President Trey Bowers, and Alex Cherry. They give us the ins and outs of what it is like being a student leader on campus, various platforms they have implemented, balancing it all, and more.
March 3, 2020
From Student Dancer to Dancing with Celebrities- Jamal Josef
On this episode of The Culture Effect with Historically Black Since, we speak with Voorhees College graduate, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity member Jamal Josef on his career as a creative director, dancer, and choreographer. Jamal has worked with a wide range of celebrities, including one of his biggest accomplishments in helping with additional choreography for Beyonce and her infamous, HBCU themed Coachella performance.
February 24, 2020
Building a NewOrleans Food Empire-Tuskegee University Alum Greg Tillery of We Dat Chicken and Shrimp
On this episode of The Culture Effect by Historically Black Since, we speak with Tuskegee University alum, a Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity member, and entrepreneur, Greg Tillery on how he transitioned from working in corporate America, to becoming a New Orleans food truck and restaurant household name. He is also the only black business on Canal Street in New Orleans. Listen to how his HBCU and Fraternity experience has helped push him to be the man he is today
February 14, 2020
The Culture Effect -“Shaping Men For Greatness”
The Culture Effect Podcast presented by Historically Black Since is a show where we discuss the effect that HBCUs and Black Greek Lettered Organization’s have on it’s students, alumni and members. On this episode, we have a discussion with the current and first Mr. Clark Atlanta University, Mr. Junior, and Tuskegee University Alum, Kirk Edmond. We discuss topics such as mental health, leadership and more
February 12, 2020