Spelman College

Several Factors in Spelman Athletics Cuts

by The Root

When Spelman College basketball player Amber Banks first learned that the school planned to drop its intercollegiate… Read More

Chicago Schools Bribe Parents With Gift Cards To Stay Involved

Chicago Schools Bribe Parents

by #teamEBONY

Parents have long debated whether or not it's healthy to bribe kids to do things like finish their homework on time or eat all… Read More

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys Launches Interactive Children's App

by #teamEBONY

Inspired by her 2-year-old son Egypt, Alicia Keys has recently entered the toy-making business to provide dynamic… Read More

Members of the Morehouse College 2002 graduating class

Morehouse College Under Financial Strain

by #teamEBONY

Just a couple months after Morris Brown College in Atlanta filed for bankruptcy, Morehouse College… Read More

[GAME CHANGERS!] The Black Star Project

[GAME CHANGERS!] The Black Star Project

By Adewole Abioye I recentlyI had the beautiful opportunity to sit with Phillip Jackson, Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit organization… Read More

Student Loan Debt Up Again Among New College Grads

Student Loan Debt Up Again Among New College Grads

by #teamEBONY

Two-thirds of the national college class of 2011 finished school with loan debt averaging $26,600, up about 5… Read More

Fisher v. University of Texas Explained

Fisher v. University of Texas Explained

by Zerlina Maxwell

This week, the Supreme Court heard oral… Read More

Affirmative Action vs. White Privilege

Affirmative Action vs. White Privilege

by Jamilah Lemieux

It would be foolish to suggest that Abigail Fisher, a 22-year-old White woman hailing from a middle-class suburb, has not been afforded… Read More

Mike Tyson

Former Heavyweight Champion Launches Charity

by #teamEBONY

On Saturday, former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson took to Twitter to let his 2.8 million followers know… Read More

Report: Funding Increase for Black Males

Report: Funding Increase for Black Males

by #teamEBONY

A recent report conducted jointly by the Foundation Center and the Open Society Foundation reveals the level of… Read More

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