Hey There, Graduate, Go Forth and Conquer, but Please Leave the Selfie Out

Sign of the times: Bryant University in Rhode Island has told its graduating seniors not to take selfies when they come onstage for their...

ACLU Accuses Louisiana School of Religious Harassment

The American Civil Liberties Union is suing a school board in Louisiana, alleging officials at one of its schools harassed a sixth-grader because of...

Adam S. Arnold Jr., University of Notre Dame’s First African-American Faculty Member, Dies at...

Adam S. Arnold Jr., the University of Notre Dame's first African-American faculty member, died recently. Arnold, an associate professor emeritus of finance, died April 14...

Oxford University Apologizes for Newsletter Stating that Avoiding Eye Contact Could be a ‘Racist...

Oxford University has apologised for a newsletter in which it said avoiding eye contact could be racist behaviour. The institution's Equality and Diversity Unit advised...

Presidents of HBCUs Talk About Sustainable Leadership

Historically black colleges and universities have been at the center of a number of public debates on the changing culture of higher education. But...

Some Black Leaders Are Divided Over Who Benefits from Milwaukee’s School Voucher Program

The Trump administration has made school choice, vouchers in particular, a cornerstone of its education agenda. This has generated lots of interest in how...

Appeals Court Rejects Fired Iowa Professor, Malik Juweid’s Appeal

An appeals court upheld the firing of a University of Iowa radiology professor Wednesday, rejecting claims that he did not receive a fair hearing. Malik...

After 15 Years, Stanford University President John L. Hennessy to Step Down in Summer...

President John L. Hennessy announced today that he plans to step down as Stanford University's 10th president after more than 15 years leading the...

Texas A&M University Professor Fails his Entire Management Class for ‘Lacking Competence’

A Texas A&M University Galveston professor has failed his entire management class this semester for lacking "the competence and/or desire to do the quality...

Berkeley High School Students Protest Racist Messages Posted by 15-Year-Old Student

A 15-year-old Berkeley High student confessed Thursday to posting racist slurs a day earlier on a school library computer, the school principal said. More than...

Small HBCU Dillard University Outranks Many Other Schools in Graduating Black Female Physics Majors

One of the smallest historically black colleges in the U.S. boasts a huge accomplishment: pound for pound, tiny Dillard University in New Orleans graduates...

Spelman College Distances Itself from Bill Cosby

Spelman College in Atlanta, which has had strong ties to Bill Cosby for decades, is now distancing itself a bit from the beleaguered star. On...

Growing Call for Black Men to be Trained as Teachers

African American males account for only 2 percent of the teaching force. During his high-school days, no football game could start without Louis Blackmon III:...

Mormon University, Brigham Young, says Homosexual Students Must Be Celibate

Homosexuality is no longer an honor code violation, but Mormon LGBT students say they have few choices beyond a celibate life or a secret...

Indiana University Northwest Professor to Explore Selfies in New Course

Selfies are often frowned upon in academic settings, where it's wise to put your phone away and listen to your teacher. But for one...

‘Free Tuition’ Doesn’t Quite Solve the College Cost Problem

When Stanford University welcomed thousands of new freshmen into the fold late last month, school officials also said they would expand a financial aid...

Doctors Sign Letter to Get Dr. Mehmet Oz Kicked Out of Columbia University, School...

Columbia University has not removed TV celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz from his faculty position as a group of top doctors has demanded, citing his...

NHCLC’s Andrea Ramirez: Should Christians Abandon Public Schools?

Just as Republicans take the reins of power in Washington, a controversial trend has emerged in evangelical circles: Influential thought leaders are advocating withdrawal...

TV Star Derek Luke to Speak to Tuskegee University Graduates on July 29th

Television and film actor Derek Luke will share his knowledge with the summer Class of 2016 with the Tuskegee University community. Friday, July 29...

Political Divisions on College Campuses Deepen After Trump’s Victory

Amanda Delekta, a sophomore at the University of Michigan and political director of the College Republicans, was ecstatic when her candidate, Donald J. Trump,...