Have You Defaulted On A Student Loan? Universities Are Coming For You

Have You Defaulted on a Student Loan? Universities are Coming for You

by Clutch

Just when you thought Sallie Mae was tough, some universities are now showing who’s tougher. Bloomberg is reporting that George… Read More

Members of the Morehouse College 2002 graduating class

Maryland’s HBCUs Rally for Funding and Support

by The Grio

More than 2,000 students and supporters of Maryland’s four historically Black colleges and universities will converge outside… Read More

New Morehouse President to Focus on "Character" and "Capital"

New Morehouse President to Focus on "Character" and "Capital"

by The Grio

Dr. John S. Wilson Jr. has an outstanding resume. So much so that he… Read More

The graduating class of Livingston High School prepares for commencement June 3, 2008, in New Orleans.

The "Acting White Theory" Doesn't Add Up

by The Root

Do Black students purposefully underachieve because they attribute being smart to "acting White"? For… Read More

Why Are Texas Schoolchildren Being Taught ‘the Curse of Ham?’<br />

Why Are Texas Schoolchildren Being Taught ‘the Curse of Ham?’

by Michael Arceneaux

Mirror, mirror on the wall, why must my home state be so adamant about making sure its children become the dumbest of them all? Six… Read More

Study: High school grad rate highest since ’76

High School Grad Rate Highest Since 1976

by The Grio

The nation's high school graduation rate is the highest since 1976, but more than a fifth of students are still failing to get… Read More

Teach For America Works to Close the Educational Gap<br />

Teach For America Works to Close the Educational Gap

by Chris Williams

Lack of access to quality education remains a pressing issue for many families in this country. Programs such as the controversial  Read More

Houston, in lithograph (He Was a Friend to All, W.&M., Savannah, Ga., 1890)

The Truth Behind "40 Acres and a Mule"

by The Root

We've all heard the story of the "40 acres and a mule" promise to former slaves. It's a staple… Read More

Experts explain that poor teachers and barriers to resources fuel an academic achievement gap.

What's Stopping Black Students' Success?

by The Root

In an effort to improve educational offerings, some school districts across the country have taken up President Obama on his recent… Read More

Poor College Students, Thwarted by Debt

Poor College Students, Thwarted by Debt

by #teamEBONY

As America struggles to recover from the Great Recession, college students are suffering from the growing economic… Read More

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