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Jerry Newcombe says There Would be No Public Schools Without the Bible

by Jerry Newcombe With school back in full session around the country, it's interesting to think about how the Bible is often banned directly or...

Betsy DeVos to Revamp Title IX, Obama-Era Schools Sexual Assault Policy

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said on Thursday that the Trump administration will replace the school sexual assault policy put in place by the Obama...

White House Says HBCU Summit Planned for September 17-19 is Still Happening

A mid-September conference on historically black colleges and universities remains on track, the White House said Wednesday, despite reports that it has been postponed. Omarosa...
Students eat lunch in the cafeteria at a middle school in San Diego, California March 7, 2011. (PHOTO: REUTERS/MIKE BLAKE)

Georgia School Apologizes After Poem Comparing God to a ‘Unicorn’ is Read in Class

A middle school in Georgia is now apologizing after parents called in to express their outrage over a poem presented in class that compared...

Oxford and Cambridge Top World’s Best University Rankings

Two UK universities occupy the top spots in a global ranking for the first time. The University of Oxford is top of the Times Higher...

Baylor Settles Lawsuit by Former Student Who Was Allegedly Gang-Raped by Football Players

Baylor University has settled a federal lawsuit filed by a former student who said she was gang raped by two football players and alleged...

FAMU Named No. 1 Producer of African-American Bachelor’s Degrees, No. 2 in Doctoral Degrees

Florida A&M University was ranked the No.1 historically black college or university for producing African-American bachelor's degrees. It was ranked the No. 4 overall. Florida...
Chardonnay Madkins, project manager for the advocacy organization End Rape on Campus, in Chicago on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017. (Terrence Antonio James / Chicago Tribune)

Why it’s Harder for Black Women to Report Sexual Assault On College Campuses —...

Chardonnay Madkins knows firsthand the pressures African American women can face when reporting campus sexual assaults. She says she was assaulted in two separate incidents,...

Oklahoma Wesleyan University President, Everett Piper, Says U.S. Colleges ‘No Longer Have Academic Freedom,...

The president of a Christian liberal arts college whose words decrying political correctness in American universities went viral in the fall of 2015 is...

James Comey to Deliver Convocation Address, Lecture Series at Historically Black Howard University

Former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to deliver a convocation address at Howard University next month, part of a series of lectures he...

Former FBI Director James Comey To Take One Year Lecture Post at Historically Black...

Ousted FBI Director James Comey will reportedly take a part-time lecture post at Howard University, in addition to delivering a keynote address to students...

Dr. Ron Hawkins Retiring From Provost’s Office After Nearly 40 Years of Service to...

Dr. Ron Hawkins helped lead Liberty University through some of its darkest times to the higher education powerhouse it is today. He has helped...

To Our Little White Brother Chris Gaumer: Black People Will Not be Returning Their...

To our little white brother, Chris Gaumer (who recently urged Liberty University graduates to return their diplomas over Jerry Falwell Jr.'s support of President...

Baylor President Linda Livingstone Helps School Navigate One of the Largest Scandals in U.S....

Baylor University president Linda Livingstone helps the school navigate one of the largest scandals in US collegiate athletics. INTERVIEW BY TODD C. REAM As new jobs...

Penn State President Says ‘Self-governance’ for Fraternities and Sororities Needs to End

There are no easy solutions, and we do not claim to have all the answers. We will adjust and learn, and explore new ideas...

University of Texas Removes Confederate Monuments From Campus

The University of Texas has begun removing four Confederate-era statues from a main area of campus because the monuments “represent the subjugation of African...

WATCH: Former Liberty University Student Chris Gaumer Encourages Fellow Alumni To Return Their Diplomas...

Former students at Liberty University are preparing to return their diplomas in a group protest of university president Jerry Falwell Jr.'s support for President...

Poll Says Support for Charter Schools Has Dropped, Less Opposition to School Vouchers

Support for opening more charter schools has dropped significantly among Americans, but there's less opposition to expanding private school voucher programs, as the Trump...

WATCH: African-American Atlanta Students Surprised By Cheers and Encouragement on 1st Day Back to...

Some lucky Atlanta students got a huge surprise last week. Mentors encouraged them as they walked into school for the very first time this...

Education Sec. DeVos Says School Vouchers Are Part of Tax Overhaul Discussion

More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to...