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...

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...

Blacks at the University of Iowa Want a Change After KKK Robe Display

The activism sparked by an art display depicting a Ku Klux Klan robe should be a catalyst to make the University of Iowa more...

Betsy DeVos says She Is a “Strong Supporter” of HBCUs

The Latest on the Trump administration and historically black colleges and universities (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says she is a "strong...

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...

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...

Boston Latin School Students says English Teacher Greeted her with ‘What’s Up, My Nigger?’...

It happened during a discussion of the novel “Huckleberry Finn,” the book’s frequent use of the most common racial epithet, and whether the Mark...

Dr. Johnson O. Akinleye Elected 12th Chancellor of North Carolina Central University

Johnson O. Akinleye, Ph.D., who has served as interim chancellor of North Carolina Central University since January of this year, has been elected to the position...

Most States Still Using Common Core Academic Standard Despite Controversy

Most of the states that first endorsed the Common Core academic standards are still using them in some form, despite continued debate over whether...

James Dobson Urges Christian Parents to Pull Their Children from Public Schools

Renowned pro-family advocate Dr. James Dobson is inciting Christian parents across the United States to pull their children from public schools and protect them...

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...

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...

Football Players at Wheaton College In Trouble for KKK Parody

Several Illinois college football players said they were just joking when they dressed in Ku Klux Klan hoods and robes to parody the popular...

Betsy DeVos Booed While Speaking at Historically Black College

Many of the graduating students turned their backs on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and boos nearly drowned out her commencement speech Wednesday at Bethune-Cookman...
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,...

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...

Pomona College Selects G. Gabrielle Starr as First Woman and African-American to Lead School

Pomona College’s Board of Trustees has named G. Gabrielle Starr as the school’s next president, the first time a woman and African American has...

Some Black Families Think Racial Inequality Is on the Rise in U.S. Schools

Black families overwhelmingly believe that their schools are underfunded, and that racial inequality is growing, according to a poll conducted by The Leadership Conference...
Johnathan Holifield, the incoming director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, speaks at the White House complex on Sept. 18 in Washington. (Andrew Harnik / AP)

Trump Names Former NFL Player Johnathan Holifield as Head of HBCU Initiative

The White House announced Monday that former Cincinnati Bengals running back and tech entrepreneur Johnathan Holifield will lead its initiative on Historically Black Colleges...

Christian Student Who Was Suspended for Challenging Muslim Professor’s Claims About Jesus Is Reinstated...

A Florida college student who claims he was suspended after challenging his Muslim professor's claims about Jesus' crucifixion has been reinstated by the school's...