California State University Spreading the Good Word About College at Churches

When Dr. Timothy P. White takes the pulpit at Trinity Baptist Church in Los Angeles on Sunday, he expects to hear footsteps and feel...

A National Fossil Fuel Advocacy Campaign Is Offering Scholarships to Black Students

A national fossil fuel advocacy campaign has made its way into rural African-American communities of North Carolina, providing a tuition scholarship and connections after...

Simmons College of Kentucky Earns National Accreditation

The overwhelming majority of students in the first class at what would become Simmons College of Kentucky did not have the skills to read...

Delta State University Shooter, Who Killed Girlfriend and College Professor, Commits Suicide

An instructor at Mississippi's Delta State University suspected of killing the woman he lived with and a colleague -- possibly as the result of...

Report: Low-Income, Minority Students Get Less Experienced and Less Effective Teachers

It's already known that low-income students of color generally have less experienced teachers, but a new study from the Center for American Progress reveals they have less...

President Obama Invites Arrested U.S. Muslim Schoolboy to White House

US President Barack Obama has issued a White House invitation to a Muslim schoolboy who was arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school. Ninth-grade...

University of Minnesota Censors Christmas on Campus

University of Minnesota officials recently distributed a document titled, "Religious Diversity and the Holidays," to employees and student workers advising them to keep "inappropriate religious...

Baptist-Affiliated Louisiana College Removed from Probation by SACSCOC

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools' Commission on Colleges has removed Louisiana College from probation. SACSCOC placed the Baptist-affiliated college on probation in June...

Lunch Stop for One Black Boston Professor Turns Into Chilling Police Encounter

I read bits and pieces of several hundred news articles over the weekend. But the story of Boston professor Steve Locke’s encounter with police...

Morehouse College Honors 3 Valedictorians for First Time In Historic Commencement

Morehouse College’s 132nd Commencement exercises will be historic as the College recognizes three valedictorians for the first time during 132nd Commencement Exercises. Commencement is...

Higher Education Community Mourns Loss of Dr. James A. Hefner

Higher education administrators are mourning the loss of one of their veteran colleagues — Dr. James A. Hefner — who blazed an admirable trail...

13 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Martin Luther King Jr’s College Years

Have you ever wondered what Martin Luther King Jr. was like in college? Here’s a peek at the college years of the young man...

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...

NAACP National Tour Makes Stop in Memphis to Talk About Charter Schools

From New York City to Los Angles, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is holding meetings across the country to discuss...

California Teacher Tells First Grade Student Not to Talk About the Bible

A teacher interrupted a student who was presenting a family Christmas tradition that involved the star of Bethlehem during a class presentation, according to...

Racist, Sexist Email from University of Maryland Fraternity Being Investigated

Nearly a year ago, a University of Maryland student identified as a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity sent an email to six people,...

Boy Shot by Classmate at New Mexico School Undergoes 2nd Surgery

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez says a boy shot by a classmate at their middle school underwent a second surgery and a girl who...

Protests Held On Stanford Campus During Commencement Ceremonies

The 1,775 Stanford University undergraduates who received their degrees at Sunday morning’s commencement ceremony here paraded into the football stadium dressed as dinosaurs, astronauts,...

Harvard University Holds Largest Bible Class in the World; Regent University Launches MOOC (Massive...

How the apostle Paul ‘beat out Beyonce,’ and how Christian colleges are joining in on online education trend. More than 22,000 students from 180 countries...

Fired Band Director Jonathan Waters says He Was Trying to Repair Ohio State University’s...

Ohio State University’s fired marching band director was working to fix a vulgar culture “in dire need of change” before he was dismissed last...