Our Purpose and Mission


The purpose and aims of BSN are:

  • to encourage high scholastic and ethical standards for Blacks in higher education

  • to promote unity and support among Black graduate students

  • to provide networking opportunities in order to enhance the professional development of Blacks

  • to enrich traditions and practices of peoples of African descent within the academic community

  • to encourage the recruitment, retention, and development of Black professionals at TC

  • to maintain strong ties, links, and partnerships with the community at large