Why All Christians Should Support Biblical Literacy Courses in Public Schools

by Eric Metaxas We told you about having your kids take their Bibles to school. But what about teaching the Bible there? Last month I told you about...

Moody Bible Institute to Close Spokane and Pasadena Campuses, Cut Chicago Faculty

Fuller Seminary also plans to cut extension locations. Moody Bible Institute has decided to shut down its undergraduate campus in Spokane, Washington, after 25 years,...

Photo of Black Women From Duke University’s Class Of 2018 Goes Viral

Spring graduation season has come and gone for 2017, but a select group of ladies from the Duke University class of 2018 are already looking...

WATCH: How This African-American Student Won $150,000 In Scholarships

Gabrielle McCormick had hoped athletic scholarships would pay for college, but once that was made impossible by a torn Achilles heel, McCormick learned you...

WATCH: Morehouse Student and His Professor Talk Extra Credit Rap for Biology Class That...

The Morehouse College football player whose extra credit rap video for his biology class went viral says the whole idea started on a whim...

Florida State University Bans Fraternities and Sororities After Student’s Death

Florida State University President John Thrasher has announced a ban on all fraternities and sororities following the death of a student after a house party...

Chip Gaines Cutting Off his Hair In #OperationHaircut If Fans Donate to St. Jude...

Chip Gaines says he's willing to cut his hair if fans donate to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Gaines, co-star of HGTV's home renovation show...
Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. speaks during Liberty University's 43rd Commencement Ceremony on May 14, 2016. Photo by Joel Coleman, courtesy of Liberty University

Jerry Falwell Jr.: Why We Banned Pastor Jonathan Martin from Liberty University

The following is a statement from Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr., sent to RNS in response to a commentary by evangelical pastor Jonathan Martin on...

Effects of the Protestant Reformation: Contributions to Liberal Education

by Eric Hutchinson The 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation is upon us, and with it a veritable host of narratives both illuminating and misleading...

3 Dartmouth Professors on Leave Amid Sexual Misconduct Probe

Three Dartmouth College professors are being criminally investigated for alleged sexual misconduct, The New York Times reported Tuesday. Todd Heatherton, Bill Kelley, and Paul Whalen, all...

Researchers Say Students Should Turn Off Phones to Raise Grades

If you walk into a busy subway car or city street, you'll notice that most people's gaze is fixed on their smartphone screen.  While smartphones...

The University of Baltimore Is Recruiting Top Talent from HBCUs to Study Law

La’Tika Howard decided at age 6 — shortly after her father was murdered — that she would grow up to become a lawyer. But...

New Study Finds that African-American Student Loan Borrowers Still Owe More Than They Originally...

African-American students who took out federal student loans owed more on those loans 12 years after entering college than they originally borrowed, including those...

Orthodox Jewish Woman Laurie Zoloth Appointed Dean of University of Chicago Divinity School

Laurie Zoloth, a leader in the field of religious studies with particular scholarly interest in bioethics and Jewish studies, has been appointed dean of...

Following Controversy, Oxford College Student Union Lifts Ban on Christian Union After Deeming It...

An Oxford University college student union has decided it will now allow the Christian Union to participate in future freshers' fairs, following controversy over...

York College Bans Public from Seeing Controversial Art on Slavery and Racism

A Pennsylvania college has barred the public from seeing a provocative art exhibition on slavery, white supremacy and racist violence against blacks, deeming it...

Princeton Student Ministry Drops ‘Evangelical’ from Name After 80 Years

'Evangelical' has officially become a bad word. After years of deliberation, the Christian student group formerly known as the Princeton Evangelical Fellowship dropped the...

Yale Divinity School Plans to Launch Black Church Studies

With increasing faculty and student diversity, Yale Divinity School is developing a Black Church Studies program to prepare students for ministry in predominantly African-American...

Country’s Oldest HBCU Cheyney University to Keep Doors Open

The nation’s oldest Historically Black University will stay open. Cheyney University was struggling financially and even looking at the option of closing their doors when the...

Virginia Man Man Who Threatened to Kill Howard University Students Jailed

An Alexandria, Virginia man has been arrested two years after he allegedly threatened to kill African Americans at Howard University. John Edgar Rust, 26, faces...