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Charges Dropped Against 1 Defendant in FAMU Hazing Case

An attorney for one of the remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major said Saturday that prosecutors will...

Morehouse College President John Wilson Jr. Says HBCU Presidents’ Meetings with Trump Were ‘Troubling’

The president of one of the country’s oldest historically black colleges called a series of meetings with Trump administration officials this week “troubling” and...

WATCH: With Outbursts in the Courtroom, Atlanta’s Cheating Teachers Get Sentences of Up to...

Eight former Atlanta public school educators were ordered on Tuesday to serve between one and seven years in prison for their convictions on racketeering...

Morris Brown College to Sell Most of Its Campus Property

Morris Brown College wants to sell most of its 34-acre campus in Atlanta, court records indicate. The cash-strapped historically black institution is headed to bankruptcy court...

Department of Education Denies Utah For-Profit College’s Application for Nonprofit Status

U.S. Education Department denies a Utah-based for-profit college's application to change its tax status.The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday denied a request by...

Research Universities Top List of Best Colleges in America for 2015

Research universities are coming in hot for 2015.  The 2015 rankings for the best colleges nationwide, based on undergraduate programs, were released Friday by College...

Dr. Jonathan Holloway, First Black Yale College Dean, Divided by Racial Protests

His cellphone started humming at 11:20 p.m. on Thursday. An urgent voice jolted Jonathan Holloway from his slumber. Students protesting against racism on campus...

Washington School District Bans Religious Holidays

Students in Montgomery County will still have off from school on Christmas and Yom Kippur -- but the school calendar will no longer call...

On the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, The Charter School Debate Fractures New Orleans...

Katrina. The mere mention of the Category 5 monster of a hurricane that barreled down the Gulf Coast and made landfall in the early-morning hours...

16-Year-Old Thessalonika Arzu-Embry Shares How Her Faith Has Helped Her Along Her Amazing Educational...

Most teens in America attend high school and later go on to college. Thessalonika Arzu-Embry is enrolled in graduate school at 16. In 2013, Thessalonika...

Christian Colleges Work to Recruit, Retain Hispanic Students

Christian colleges are working strategically to recruit and retain Hispanic students, and with good reason. One in five high school graduates is Hispanic. Yet, a...

African-American Teaching Fellows Honor African-American Educators at 4th Annual Dinner

The African-American Teaching Fellows—a group addressing the achievement gap by increasing the numbers of African-American educators—will host the 4th annual John E. Baker Legacy dinner...

Chance the Rapper Gets the Bulls to Donate $1 Million to Public Education

Grammy winner Chance the Rapper is again championing public education in Chicago by announcing more money has been raised for his art fund. The Chicago...

New Jersey Parents Outraged After Police Were Called Over Comment Made About Brownies at...

On June 16, police were called to an unlikely scene: an end-of-the-year class party at the William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood. A third...

Michelle King Selected as New Superintendent for Troubled Los Angeles Unified School District

For months, a high-profile head-hunting firm searched the nation for a new superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District. On Monday evening, the...

Liberty University Students Now Officially Allowed to Carry Guns in Dorms

Liberty University will now allow students with concealed carry permits to keep their guns in their dorm rooms. Before the new policy change, students were...

University of North Carolina to Remove KKK Leader’s Name From Campus Building

A post-Civil War era Ku Klux Klan leader's name will be stripped from a campus building at the University of North Carolina at Chapel...

College Graduates Are Pushing Blacks Out of Cities

How do we make sense of the fact that America’s most progressive cities, the ones that cherish diversity, are losing African Americans? And that...

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to Be Liberty University’s Commencement Keynote Speaker

Liberty University has announced that Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will be its commencement keynote speaker on May 10. “Many believe could hold the highest...

California Educator Charged with Sexual Abuse in YouTube Video

A California educator who was confronted by a former student on YouTube last month has been charged with 16 felony counts of sexual abuse. Andrea...