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Valedictorian Address Cut Short as Iranian Student Names Young Black Men Killed by Law Enforcement

The valedictorian speech delivered at the graduation ceremony of Dallas’ Emmet J. Conrad High School…

Thirty-Two Black Women Make History at West Point

Thirty-Two Black Women Make History at West Point

They will become the largest class of Black women to graduate from the academy in its 217-year history.

Class of 2018: Stars & Celebrity Kids Graduating This Year

Join EBONY as we celebrate Black excellence all summer, recognizing our favorite stars and their…

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

In 2017, Harvard University held its first Black commencement. Arizona man Nicholas Zuckerman, 24, reportedly…

SZA Performs, Delivers Speech at High School Alma Mater (VIDEO)

While SZA’s voice is on the mend, she managed to muster up a few beautiful…

Floyd Mayweather Never Graduated, Proud His Son Finished High School

Floyd Mayweather Jr. praised his son Koraun, 18, for recently graduating from high school, a feat…

Celebs Vow to Buy Car for Student Who Took the Bus to Graduation

An Alabama teen was determined to obtain his high school diploma, despite the fact that…

University of Florida, Graduation

University of Florida Apologizes After Black Students Yanked off Graduation Stage

Commencement is generally a time of happiness, but for some African-American graduates at the University…

Chadwick Boseman to Give Commencement Speech At Howard University

Howard University alum Chadwick Boseman will soon return to his alma mater to recognize the…

Chance the Rapper to Deliver Commencement Speech at Dillard University

The list of Chance the Rapper’s accomplishments just keeps on growing, as the son of…