Daughter’s Celebratory Facebook Post Costs Father $80,000 School Discrimination Settlement

The former head of a private preparatory school in Miami, Florida is out an $80,000 discrimination settlement after his daughter boasted about it on...

At the College of William & Mary Law School, African-American Law Graduates Celebrate a...

Alumni gathered at the Law School on Feb. 21-22 for the first African-American Law Alumni Celebration, an event that brought together nearly 70 African-American...

More Historically Black Colleges and Universities Are Being Challenged by Economic Hardships

For more than a century, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) affiliated with the Episcopal Church have worked to provide high-quality education to students...

Pearson Falls as Earnings Drop on Education in North America

Pearson Plc (PSON) fell as much as 8 percent after saying it wouldn’t emerge from a difficult transition period until 2015 after earnings plunged...

Study Finds that Over 20% of Middle School Kids Engage in ‘Sexting’

More than 20 percent of middle school age children are engaging in sexting, the act of sending racy text messages with or without an...

These Colleges Will Pay Your Student Loan Bills

A small but growing group of colleges are guaranteeing students that they will help them pay their student loan bills until they secure a...

National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers Holds ‘Meeting...

A crowd of scientists, educators and scholars flooded into Choppin Hall on Tuesday night to witness the “Meeting of the Minds,” a discussion panel...

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...

Segregation’s Demise Leads to Questions About the Future of Black Colleges

The photograph, taken in 1963, shows uniform-clad women huddled around a newspaper, a hint of a smile on some of their faces. At first...

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...

The Book and Film for ’12 Years a Slave’ Will Now Be Taught in...

Author Solomon Northup’s harrowing book “12 Years A Slave,” and the Oscar-nominated film it inspired, will be added to the high school curriculum later this year,...

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...

Report Shows Attending a Community College Pays Off Too

For every dollar a student spends on community college, they can expect a cumulative $4.80 back in higher future wages, according to a recent report. The report,...

Do Christian Scholars Belong in the Hostile World of Higher Education?

For years, Christians have complained that academia has been an unwelcoming place for them. They're probably right. While the evidence about whether colleges and...

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...

Helen Kassa, an African American Teen and Award-winning Philanthropic Next Gen Leader Launches Fundraising...

-- Turning High School 'Drop Outs' Into 'Global Drop-Ins' -- For too many girls, the basic human right to education is denied. In countries across...

Colleges and Students Are Seeing Cost-Reduction as a New Way of Life

For years, American families have accepted soaring tuition costs as a necessary evil to pay for a college degree and promising career. The recession, however,...

Future of Montreat College Is In Question

As Montreat College supporters scramble to raise money for the school, a letter has surfaced indicating that at least one member of the college’s board of...

Edward O. Blews Fired as Head of Council for Christian Colleges & Universities; Brings...

Gathering in Los Angeles today for their annual meeting today, the members of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities got an unwelcome surprise:...

Penn State Chooses Former Florida State President, Eric Barron, to Be Its Next President

Eric Barron, a former professor and dean at Penn State University and president of Florida State University, was chosen Monday to lead Pennsylvania’s largest...