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NBA All-Star Chris Paul Donates $2.5M to His Alma Mater

NBA All-Star Chris Paul Donates $2.5M to His Alma Mater

by Christina Santi   Aug 08, 2018

Wake Forest University announced on Tuesday that former guard Chris Paul is donating $2.5 million to the school’s basketball program. It is the largest... Read More

Man Charged After Threats to Bomb Harvard’s First Black Commencement Ceremony

Man Charged After Threats to Bomb Harvard’s First Black Commencement Ceremony

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 12, 2018

In 2017, Harvard University held its first Black commencement. Arizona man Nicholas Zuckerman, 24, reportedly threatened to bomb the graduation and shoot students in... Read More

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