Spelman College

Spelman To Allow Transgender Female Students To Enroll Beginning Next Fall

by Zahara Hill

Spelman College announced that students who identify as women regardless of sex can be admitted to the college beginning in the fall of 2018. Read More

Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos Backtracks On Remarks About HBCUs Being ‘Pioneers’ Of ‘School Choice’

by Zahara Hill

Backtracking seems to be a crucial component of company culture in the Trump White House. Read More

TSU

Republican Senator Removed As Commencement Speaker at TSU

by #teamEBONY

The petition included the stances Senator Cornyn has taken which include confirmation votes in favor of AG Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, opposing funding for sanctuary cities to protect immigrants and supporting photo IDs for voting. Read More

Betsy DeVos

But Why Have Betsy DeVos (of All People) Speak at Bethune-Cookman’s Commencement?

by Danielle Pointdujour

Since her appointment as Secretary of Education in the Trump administration, the evidence that perhaps Betsy DeVos is not the best person to steward... Read More

With Just One Application, Chicago Teen Accepted to 22 Colleges

With Just One Application, Chicago Teen Accepted to 22 Colleges

by #teamEBONY

A Chicago-area teenager has been accepted to 22 colleges, WLS reports. Ariyana Davis, a senior at Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School, was also... Read More

Howard University

Howard University Announces GooglePlex Campus

by Danielle Pointdujour

Howard University announced the opening of a new west coast campus today at the GooglePlex in Mountain View, Calif. Spurred on by a mission... Read More

Kevin Durant Mr CIAA

[Black Lens] Kevin Durant, The Donald and Mr. CIAA: The Week in Photos

by #teamEBONY

EBONY.com is presenting several images from around the Black diaspora depicting some of the most interesting news items including Kevin Durant suffering an injury that could... Read More

HBCU

HBCU-Trump Meeting: Great Photo-Op, But Missing Solutions

by Josie Pickens

Like everyone else, my social media feeds this week were filled with photos of a group of HBCU presidents standing around President Trump in... Read More

Can Black People Be Anything Other Than Pawns to Donald Trump?

Can Black People Be Anything Other Than Pawns to Donald Trump?

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

The recent photo of Kellyanne Conway, Donald Trump’s counselor, kneeling on a couch in the Oval Office has been stirring up a lot of... Read More

HBCU

Trump Signs HBCU Order Much Like Obama’s with a Catch

by #teamEBONY

In the shadow of controversy that was linked to a meeting of dozens of HBCU presidents at the White House, President Trump signed an executive... Read More