George Lucas and Mellody Hobson speaking with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Mellody Hobson and Husband, George Lucas, Donate $25 Million to New Arts Hall at...

Chicago investment executive Mellody Hobson and her husband, "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, are donating $25 million to the private University of Chicago Laboratory...

University of Virginia Office of African-American Affairs Adds Emphasis on Leadership

Complementing the University of Virginia’s total advising initiative, the Office of African-American Affairs is responding to national issues facing college graduates, especially in preparing...

Liberty University Seeks Approval for Large On-campus Shooting Range

The proper way to handle a firearm is something Liberty University students have a chance to learn through a free handgun safety class. Since...

President Obama Announces Plans to Make Student Loan Repayment Easier

President Barack Obama is slated to speak to students at Georgia Tech on Tuesday about how he wants to make the process of repaying...
Defenders of the new textbooks dismissed the criticism as sour grapes. (Getty)

Texas Textbooks Under Scrutiny Over Teachings Regarding Christian Heritage, Social Programs

Texas students may soon be reading in their history textbooks that the American system of democracy was inspired by Moses, segregated schools weren’t all...

Photos of Harvard Law School’s Black Professors Defaced, Hate Crime Investigation Launched

The discovery of black tape placed over pictures of many African-American professors outside a lecture hall at Harvard Law School Thursday morning is being...

Rash of Bomb Threats Force Cancellation of Classes at Many New England Schools

School and law enforcement officials in New England say they are dealing with an unusually high number of bomb threats that have forced the...

Kennesaw State University in Georgia on Lockdown as Police Look for Possible Armed Man...

Georgia's Kennesaw State University, the state's third-biggest university, said on Friday the school was under lockdown because of a possible armed man on campus. "Kennesaw...

March Is HBCU Awareness Month

Monday, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund launched a new nationwide campaign, National “I Love My HBCU” Month, to honor historically black colleges and universities and the pride that HBCU students,...

Teachers to Wear ‘Black Lives Matter’ Shirts to Washington State Elementary School

Teachers at a Washington state elementary school plan to wear Black Lives Matter shirts in class Friday to protest “systemic oppression.” Teacher Jennifer Whitney came...

Arizona State University Officer Stewart Ferrin Who Took Down Professor Ersula Ore for Jaywalking...

An Arizona State University police officer, who was caught on video slamming a professor to the ground merely for jaywalking, has resigned in the...

How Much Should Christian School Teachers be Paid?

by Robert F. Davis It was about three weeks ago that I stumble across an article titled Public School Teachers in Long Island are increasingly pulling...

Liberty Counsel Defends Students’ Right to Pray at Graduation

Orlando, FL - Every spring, secularists in the public school seek to remove God from graduation, and every year Liberty Counsel acts to ensure...

Students at Howell High School in Michigan Get Rebuked for Racist Twitter Posts

High school officials in Michigan said they reprimanded students involved in posting racist messages on Twitter after a predominantly white basketball team defeated a...

Why Advocates View HBCUs with Skepticism

Many historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) still are in the process of rebuilding their student base after a precipitous decline in enrollments that...

California State University Schools Will No Longer Recognize InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF) has been, in modern campus terminology, “derecognized” by California State University schools. Basically, they will no longer be a recognized...

Preschool Teachers Have Implicit Bias Against Black Boys according to Eye-Tracking Technology

For African American boys, the presumption of guilt starts before they have entered a kindergarten classroom, new research shows. In a study presented Wednesday to...

Kentucky’s Oldest Historically Black College Partners With Baptist Seminary to Offer First Graduate Program...

Kentucky's oldest historically black college is making history again. Simmons College is preparing to offer the first graduate degree program in west Louisville. It was founded...

Investigation Launched Into Chicago Public Schools’ Finances

The Illinois State Board of Education launched an investigation of Chicago Public Schools' finances Thursday, two weeks after Gov. Bruce Rauner ordered a review...

Denny’s Partners With the Tom Joyner Foundation for "Hungry For Education" Program

Denny’s CEO John Miller didn’t want to call in his good news to the Tom Joyner Morning Show, so he actually came down to...