HBCU Trivia Series Part of Comcast’s The HBCU Experience
Comcast Xfinity and Rolling Out have released the second episode of “What’s Your HBCU IQ?” The trivia series features celebrities and HBCU Alum Keshia Knight Pulliam (Spelman College Alum), Towanda Braxton (Bowie State University Alum) and Fonzworth Bentley (Morehouse College Alum) as they are tested on their HBCU knowledge. This episode marks the second of three videos being released this week as part of Comcast’s new offerings on The HBCU Experience Video-On-Demand platform.Here are just a few of the ways Comcast will continue to bring the HBCU story to television viewers through the award-winning Xfinity X1 platform this Fall:
The HBCU VOD Experience will be enhanced with the following:
- *New* Xfinity original content – In October, there will be two new documentary style pieces about life at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. One will focus on Black Greek Organizations and the other will highlight thriving HBCU’s.
- *New* web content highlighting the nine Black Greek Letter Organizations.
- Updated sports schedules and standings for HBCU sports teams.
- Updated network content in the VOD collection, “The HBCU Experience:”
-Updated Student TV & Movie watchlists
-Two new series from Aspire TV (‘No Huddle’ and ‘After the Game’)
-Popular syndicated series like ‘A Different World’, ‘College Hill’ and ‘The Quad.’
-New music playlists from Music Choice and more!
The HBCU Experience is an example of their work to celebrate and recognize sports, lifestyle, and culture within Historically Black Colleges & Universities, via the more than 400 hours of relevant content. It’s a destination that helps highlight some of the nation’s hundreds of HBCUs that produce almost 20 percent of all African American graduates, according to the UNCF.