Survey: Black Parents Are Finding Creative Ways to Invest in Children’s Future

Survey: Black Parents Are Finding Creative Ways to Invest in Children’s Future

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 14, 2018

African-American parents are creating opportunities for their children through higher education, and it’s a top priority, a survey from Northwestern Mutual states. In a... Read More

White Tennis Player Tells Black Player, ‘At Least I Know My Dad’ During Match

White Tennis Player Tells Black Player, ‘At Least I Know My Dad’ During Match

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 30, 2018

Racism has reared its ugly head once again, as a Black college student recently shared his story via Twitter, resulting in the offending party... Read More

Video of Students Getting Accepted to Ivy League Schools Goes Viral

Video of Students Getting Accepted to Ivy League Schools Goes Viral

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 19, 2017

Graduating from high school is stressful enough, and getting into one post-secondary brick and mortar institution is a goal that many will not achieve,... Read More

A Kansas college student completes her college final while in labor.

Fiercely Focused College Student Takes Final While in Labor

by Zahara Hill   Dec 18, 2017

A student from Johnson County Community College in Overland, Kansas, had a few items of business to take care of before giving birth Tuesday morning. Final... Read More

Woman Says She Was Denied Job for No Longer Being Gay

Woman Says She Was Denied Job for No Longer Being Gay

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 03, 2017

A former women’s basketball pro and college coach says she was denied a job for no longer being gay. Camille LeNoir thought she nailed... Read More

A List of the Most Affordable 4-Year Colleges in Each State

A List of the Most Affordable 4-Year Colleges in Each State

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 03, 2017

We live in a world that demands you have an education. It doesn’t matter that you won’t utilize half of what you learned in... Read More

Daddy’s Girl: Obama Opens Up About Dropping Off Malia at Harvard

Daddy’s Girl: Obama Opens Up About Dropping Off Malia at Harvard

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 27, 2017

Millions of parents sent their kids off to college this fall for the first time. But few were as famous as former President Barack... Read More

5 Ways to Survive A College Breakup

5 Ways to Survive A College Breakup

by #teamEBONY   Jun 01, 2017

They say that college is 20 percent about the books and 80 percent about experience. And one of the experiences that many folks don’t... Read More

College Ambition: Yara Shahidi, You Rock!

College Ambition: Yara Shahidi, You Rock!

by #TeamEbony   Apr 12, 2017

Yara Shahidi is such an inspiring light! The 17-year-old actress and co-star of hit ABC series, black-ish recently shared that she received acceptance to... Read More

Quadruplets

Four of a Kind: Quadruplet Brothers Each Get Nod from Ivy League

by #teamEBONY   Apr 06, 2017

They’ve earned the nickname “Fantastic Four,” but it’s not because of any comic book superpowers, but rather their superpowered brains. The Wade quadruplets, Aaron, Zachary,... Read More