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

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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

florida a and m university band  Robert Champion

[THE YARD REPORT]
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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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4 Ways to Get Black Kids Excited About STEM

by Dr. Danielle N. Lee

Earlier this month, many Black families were among the 5.8 million Americans who tuned in for the premiere of Read More

New York’s Schools Are the Country’s Most Racially Segregated

Schools in New York City Country's Most Segregated

by #teamEBONY

The majority of Black students in NYC attend racially and financially segregated schools. A new study from the… Read More

How America's 'Toughest' Principal Fights For Her Students

Liz Dozier, America's Toughest Principal

by Huffington Post

Liz Dozier, "America's toughest principal," improves her school and inspires the nation.   When… Read More

Jackson State University's Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium

[THE YARD REPORT]
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by The Yard Insider

Florida A&M University's… Read More

Thousands of preschool kids face suspension

Black Preschool Kids Suspended at Higher Rates than Whites

by #teamEBONY

Black children face an uphill climb from the minute they enter school. Even preschoolers are getting suspended… Read More

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Mom Jailed for Enrolling Kids in School Tells Her Story in New Book, Film

by Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman

With Hollywood knocking on her door, Kelley Williams-Bolar will be marking 2014 as the year that her story is finally told in summation. In… Read More

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