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How Does the Ban on Affirmative Action Impact Black Women in College?

by Monique W. Morris

Last week, the Supreme Court rendered its decision on Schuette v. BAMN, which upheld the Michigan ban on affirmative… Read More

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by The Yard Insider

Students and faculty at Grambling State University held a vigil last Thursday morning to honor the life of Alexandria Shelton, the… Read More

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Michelle Obama Joins Chicago High School Students on Howard University Tour

by #teamEBONY

On this sunny Thursday afternoon FLOTUS joined 37 juniors and seniors from Chicago public high schools for the first full day of… Read More

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American Resegregation

by The Atlantic

Although Brown vs The Board of Education happened 60 years ago, many school districts today continue to be "separate and unequal."  Tuscaloosa’s… Read More

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[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Florida A&M University named… Read More

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Black Girls and School Discipline:
What's Going On?

by Monique W. Morris

According to recent data… Read More

WASHINGTON INSIDER: Hard Times for Black Colleges

WASHINGTON INSIDER: Hard Times for Black Colleges

by Michael H. Cottman

Appointed by President Barack Obama as the executive director of the White House Initiative for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)… Read More

Texas Southern University President John M. Rudley, Ph.D

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

The Florida State Senate approved a new $75 million dollar spending plan which included the approval the split of the college of… Read More

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Kwasi Enin Accepted to Every Ivy League School

by #teamEBONY

17-year-old Kwasi Enin accepted to every Ivy league school.  In the next month, Kwasi Enin must make a tough… Read More

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[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Former Florida A&M University band member Jessie Baskin was sentenced jail time for his role in the hazing death of Robert Champion… Read More

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