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The Small Business Administration works with many colleges and universities to provide entrepreneurial training on campuses. We looked into the extent to which SBA has worked with Historically Black Colleges and Universities to help people start, build, and expand businesses.
The Small Business Administration may partner with colleges and universities to foster entrepreneurship. For example, a campus can host a center, funded in part by SBA, that provides training and counseling to aspiring entrepreneurs.
The devastation experienced by those throughout the Gulf Coast in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Texas in the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita has called into question the government's ability to effectively respond to such disasters.