President Obama knows firsthand of the hard times that would be softened by a federal job guarantee.

Why We Need Job Guarantees for College Grads

by Slate

Barack Obama is not my first president, but he is the one I worked hardest to elect. In 2008 and 2012, I organized, raised money… Read More

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Morehouse College, Spelman College, Morgan State University and Howard University among the 100 colleges and universities… Read More

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There’s a woman in charge at Florida A&M University.  The Board of Trustees appointed the university’s… Read More

This Is What Could Close The Achievement Gap Among Young Kids, Study Says

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by Huffington Post

Just a few years of high-quality early childhood education could close the academic achievement gap between low-income and affluent… Read More

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Like many families across America, the Youngs had holiday traditions. On Christmas Eve, they ate gumbo at Grandma’s house… Read More

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Southern University in Louisiana opened an international recruiting office in Kirikkale, Turkey this week, which officials from the… Read More

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Though Historically Black College and University students have headed home for the Thanksgiving holiday, there are still happenings… Read More

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Most of us have heard the term the “ Read More

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CBC Connects HBCU Students to China

by BET

In the past several years, China has become a force to be reckoned with. It is the world's second-largest economy and the largest… Read More

White House Hosts Black Twitter Chat on Education

White House Hosts Black Twitter Chat on Education

by #teamEBONY

To commemorate 2013 American Education Week (November 18-22), The White House Initiative… Read More

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