College Presidents say Student Protests Haven’t Fallen on Deaf Ears

Racially charged student protests have erupted on college campuses across the country over everything from free speech to Halloween costumes and school mascots.  And while...

Howard University Faculty and Administrators Call for Ouster of President In Scathing Open Letter

After a spate of student protests, a letter recently went out saying that Dr. Wayne Frederick is “unfit to lead” the storied university. Howard University...

STEM Education Is Important for African-American Young People – Here’s Why

I wish that I could say that I was surprised by the racist rhetoric spewed by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in reference to...

Supreme Court Agrees to Weigh Affirmative Action in College Admissions

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday waded into a new major battle over the future of affirmative action in university admissions by agreeing to...

400 Black Historymakers to Encourage and Inspire Students at 200 Schools

The idea was a simple one: take those who have blazed a path to success and get them to share their stories of triumph,...

New GOP Higher Education Bill a ‘Wish List’ for Campus Conservatives

A 590-page higher education bill has been introduced in the House that would allow religious universities to “bar openly same-sex relationships,” religious student groups to bar...

Jeff Iorg Underscores Evangelism as Priority at Gateway Seminary Convocation

Jeff Iorg opened the fall 2019 semester by exhorting the President's Convocation audience at Gateway Seminary to prioritize personal evangelism. "The factors undermining personal evangelism,"...

Defense Department Scrutinizes University of Phoenix Recruiting Practices

Pressure continues to mount on the Pentagon and the Department of Veterans Affairs amid widening concern about the quality of education at for-profit colleges...

Adam Greenway Lays Out ‘Big-Tent Vision’ for Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

"I believe Southwestern Seminary historically has been at its best when it's been known as the big-tent seminary of the Southern Baptist Convention," Adam...

Four Students Shot in San Francisco High School Parking Lot

Chaos erupted at a small San Francisco high school Tuesday when gunfire broke out just as school was letting out, leaving four students wounded...

Teachers at Ferguson Area Schools Given Guidelines on How to Talk (and Not Talk)...

As students living in St. Louis County return to their studies in a new school year, education officials in the area have proposed radically...

California State University, Northridge Student, Noral Walker, Appointed to Executive Board of the National...

California State University, Northridge student Noral Walker wants engineering to be a household name within the African-American community. Before graduating in May with a bachelor’s...

Former Princeton University President Calls College Students “Immature” and “Arrogant” for Protesting Original Commencement...

A commencement speaker has blasted Pennsylvania college students as "immature" and "arrogant" for protesting the original speaker who then decided to withdraw. Former Princeton University...

Adam Greenway Shares Vision for Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

During Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary annual alumni and friends' luncheon, attendees heard for the first time from newly elected President Adam W. Greenway, himself...

University of Florida Shuts Down Fraternity After Members Accused of Abusing Wounded Veterans

The University of Florida is closing a fraternity after allegations that its members hurled drunken insults and spat at a group of disabled military...

Baylor Board of Regents Reportedly Fires President Ken Starr Amid Football Team Sexual Scandal

Baylor declined to respond to reports Tuesday that President and Chancellor Kenneth Starr, best known for his investigation of the Clinton administration, has been...

Morris Brown College Receives $900,000 Grant to Fight HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Atlanta

Morris Brown College has received a three-year, $900,000 grant to stem HIV/AIDS infections among African American young adults, its second such award in the...

Dr. Johnson O. Akinleye Elected 12th Chancellor of North Carolina Central University

Johnson O. Akinleye, Ph.D., who has served as interim chancellor of North Carolina Central University since January of this year, has been elected to the position...

Sweet Briar Alumnae Take Steps to Save the College

Dr. Claudia Chang, a professor of anthropology and archeology who has taught at Sweet Briar College in Virginia since 1981, said she and other...

Teen Who Got Into All 8 Ivy League Schools Announces He Will Attend Yale...

Kwasi Enin is taking his brains to Yale. In a move usually reserved for highly recruited athletes, a suburban New York high school student who...