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

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

Little Rock Nine

Segregation Still Strong 60 Years After the ‘Little Rock Nine’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Monday marked the 60-year anniversary of the Little Rock Nine, which integrated an all-White secondary school in Little Rock, Ark. For the first time in... Read More

It’s the Remix! Daddy-Daughter Duo Releases Back-to-School Video

It’s the Remix! Daddy-Daughter Duo Releases Back-to-School Video

by Shantell E. Jamison

Yo Gotti’s song, “Rake It Up” is an undisputed hit. You hear it in clubs, at house parties and from the sound systems of... Read More

Teachers Hope to Inspire Students with Back to School Album

Teachers Hope to Inspire Students with Back to School Album

by Shantell E. Jamison

Chicago-based teacher, Dwayne Reed, goes above and beyond the call of duty. Reed, who is a fifth grade teacher at LEARN Campbell Elementary, created... Read More

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Rihanna Just Used Twitter for a Really Dope Cause

by Shantell E. Jamison

Rihanna just used Twitter for a really cool thing. The Grammy Award-winning singer has been using her platform—and influence—to directly sent tweets to leaders... Read More

Nicki Minaj Starts Charity To Help Pay Off Student Loans

Nicki Minaj Starts Charity To Help Pay Off Student Loans

by Brittany Fennell

Nicki's act of kindness got such a big response, the rapper has plans to launch what she calls, an "official charity for Student Loans/Tuition Payments.” Read More

State of Black America

Black Americans Saw Only Slight Increases in Equality in Last Year, Says Report

by #teamEBONY

Blacks are doing slightly better in the categories of economics, health and education compared to Whites, according to new figures released Tuesday by the... Read More

Butler

Chicago Principal Creates Model for Educating Black Boys

by Marilyn Anderson Rhames / Education Post

Christopher Goins is the founding principal of Butler College Prep, a four-year-old charter high school on the far South Side of Chicago with a... Read More

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Survey Finds Thousands of NYC Public School Students Are Homeless

by #teamEBONY

School can be a tough place for kids these days, and for thousands of New York City public school students that stress is compounded... Read More

Sisters Seek to Educate Black Youth on the History, Culture of African Diaspora

Sisters Seek to Educate Black Youth on the History, Culture of African Diaspora

by Sylvia Snowden

The African Diaspora doesn’t have to feel so far away, thanks to the cleaver idea of two sisters. Williette and Watchen Nyanue immigrated to... Read More