HBCUs in Peril (?)

HBCUs in Peril (?)

by Tomika L. Anderson

It seems there’s no foreseeable end in sight to the bad news facing the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.  Enrollment… Read More

Allstate and Tom Joyner 'Represent' for HBCUs

Allstate and Tom Joyner 'Represent' for HBCUs

by Princess Gabbara

According to a recent Washington… Read More

Twerk, Hampton, Twerk

Twerk, Hampton, Twerk

by Jamar Hudson

Some 13 years ago, the Yin Yang Twins dropped "Whistle While You Twerk." It was played on every urban radio station, every… Read More

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Schools Closings, and How They Damage Neighborhoods

by The Root

One way to exact structural change in America is through schools and their curricula, The Root's editor-in-chief, professor Henry… Read More

 Minority Parents See Serious Problems In Their Schools (POLL)

Black Parents More Likely to See Serious Problems in Schools

by Huffington Post

Minority and low-income parents are more likely to see serious problems in their schools – from low expectations to bullying… Read More

Gabrielle Turnquest

Gabrielle Turnquest: Youngest to Pass Bar Exam in United Kingdom

by Huffington Post

If you thought a 14-year-old set to graduate from Chicago State University with a degree in Psychology was an amazing feat, wait… Read More

Thessalonika Arzu-Embry

14 Year Old Thessalonika Arzu-Embry to Graduate from Chicago State

by NewsOne

While other girls her age are navigating their freshman year of high school, Thessalonika Arzu-Embry is only one month away from… Read More

More Than 2,000 Chicago Teachers and Staff Face Layoffs

Over 2,000 Chicago Teachers and Staff to be Cut

by #teamEBONY

More than 2,100 Chicago Public Schools employees could be laid off Friday morning, bringing the total number of pink slips to 3,000… Read More

Harvard Establishes a Nas Hip-Hop Fellowship

Harvard Establishes a Nas Fellowship

by #teamEBONY

Harvard has honored Nas by establishing the Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship at the university. The fellowship by the Hip-Hop Archives… Read More

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