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Drew University Seeks HBCU Status

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Drew University Seeks HBCU Status

Drew University Seeks HBCU Status

Drew University Seeks HBCU Status

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The Charles R. Drew University in south Los Angeles has been training doctors, many of them African American, for decades. Now the medical school wants federal status as an Historically Black College and University (HBCU). It's a way to survive now that Drew University lost county funding.

Rachael Myrow of member station KPCC reports.