WATCH: Liberty University 2018 Commencement; Former President Jimmy Carter Addresses Students

Former president Jimmy Carter addressed the gradating class at Liberty University today. Watch the full video from the commencement ceremony below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9P_FVv-fbA --Joshua James

WATCH: Michael Keaton Rocks Kent State Gradation: Ends Commencement Speech With Two ‘Very Important’...

After filling recent graduates of Kent State University with inspirational words, Michael Keaton ended his commencement address on Saturday with two words — two “very important” words. “I’ve got...
Sean Robinson, left, stands next to professor Stephen Eccher at the commencement ceremony at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in May 2017. Robinson graduated May 11, 2018, with another master's degree. (Photo courtesy Sean Robinson)

Why Many Seminary Students Are Leaving Behind the Master of Divinity Degree for More...

Like many seminary students walking across the stage to accept their diplomas at commencement ceremonies this month, Sean Robinson already has a job lined...

WATCH: High School Student Reportedly Apologizes After Grabbing, Shoving Teacher for Taking Away his...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UA0YbKzkLXc Science teacher Bobby Soehnge said he couldn’t comment on whether that student seen in the video was back in school on Wednesday, but said...

Chance the Rapper Challenges Dillard University Graduates to Surpass the Greatness of Their Heroes

Grammy Award-winning artist Chance the Rapper challenged the graduating students at Dillard University on Saturday to be better than those who came before them...

‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Urges Howard University Grads to ‘Press on With Purpose’...

Actor Chadwick Boseman, star of the box office smash “Black Panther,” returned to his alma mater Howard University on Saturday to urge its newest...

Oprah Winfrey Urges Graduates to ‘Shake Things Up,’ Shares Wisdom in USC Commencement Speech

Oprah Winfrey delivered the commencement address to the University of Southern California's Class of 2018 today.  She had bad news for the students: "In about...

Gates & Zuckerberg Team Up on New Education Initiative

Tech moguls Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday they will team up to help develop new technologies for kids with trouble learning —...

Let My People Celebrate! WATCH: University of Florida Apologizes After White Usher ‘Aggressively’ Pushes...

The president of the University of Florida apologized on behalf of his administration for rushing students through Saturday's graduation ceremonies. As students were called up...
Many student loan borrowers thought they were paying their way toward student loan forgiveness, only to learn they are not eligible for one technical reason or another. (Emily Rose Bennett | The New York Times)

Some Students See Loan Debt Doubling, Tripling, and Even Quadrupling

Rick Tallini didn't worry much about the $55,000 in federal student loans he took out for law school in the 1990s. His future seemed...

Chance the Rapper Will Become “Chance the Commencement Speaker” for Dillard University’s Graduating Class...

Ladies and gentlemen, Chance the Rapper will become “Chance the Commencement Speaker” on May 12th and bless over 200 members of Dillard University's 2018...

‘Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman to Deliver 2018 Commencement Address at his Alma Mater, Howard...

Howard University has announced that famous alum Chadwick Boseman will return to his alma mater as this year's commencement speaker for their upcoming graduation...
Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. speaks during Liberty University's 43rd Commencement Ceremony on May 14, 2016. (Photo by Joel Coleman, courtesy of Liberty University)

Liberty Pushes Back Against Claims that Grand Canyon is Now ‘Largest Christian University’ —...

Liberty University is pushing back against claims that its motto of "largest Christian university" has been taken over by Grand Canyon University. The school...

Grand Canyon Overtakes Liberty to Become the World’s Current Largest Christian University

Since as far back as 2012, Liberty University has touted itself as the “world’s largest Christian university.” The claim has been repeated by journalists and...

Carnegie Mellon Revokes Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree Following Guilty Verdict in Sex Assault Trial

Carnegie Mellon University on Thursday revoked an honorary degree awarded to Bill Cosby, hours after the TV icon was found guilty of drugging and...

Cosby’s Alma Mater, Temple University, to Reconsider Honorary Degree Bestowed Upon Disgraced Comedian

Bill Cosby’s alma mater says it will reconsider an honorary degree awarded to the comedian more than two decades ago. Temple University in Philadelphia made...

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Cuts Down on Obama-Era Civil-Rights Investigations in Schools

The U.S. Department of Education under Secretary Betsy DeVos has rolled back on civil-rights investigations in schools, giving districts room to discriminate in their...

Beyonce Expands HBCU Scholarship Program in Second Year

Homecoming Scholars Awards to go to Morehouse, Xavier, Wilberforce, Tuskegee, Bethune-Cookman, Texas Southern, Fisk, Grambling State students Beyoncé's Homecoming Scholars Award program (previously the Formation...

Syracuse Fraternity Permanently Expelled Over Racist, Anti-Semitic Video

Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire. Chancellor Kent Syverud called...
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Catholic University of Portland Tennis Player Removed from Team After Disgusting Speech About Sex...

Goutham Sundaram has been removed from the University of Portland men's tennis team after delivering a misogynistic and violent speech during the school's annual Wally Awards. Sundaram's...