Jerita marveled at the Mercedes Benz C300 outside on the curb. “Oh, who got a car for graduation?” she wondered aloud.
Lucy Capers, a great-grandmother of 13, stood proudly at a college graduation ceremony on Sunday, but she wasn’t there to applaud someone in her family. The grinning 79-year-old was the graduate.
Black students at Harvard University are organizing a graduation ceremony of their own this year to recognize the achievements of black students and faculty members some say have been overlooked.
School’s almost out for the summer, which means all the best parts of the year are happening right now. We’re getting polished for prom, throwing caps in the air at graduation, and the ever-coveted yearbook is making its way into our hands to be signed by friends and cherished for eternity.
Michelle Obama is continuing her legacy of inspiring young people to pursue higher education.
Katherine G. Johnson has been selected to deliver the Spring commencement speech at Hampton University, one of the nation’s premier historically black colleges. In 2015, the ‘Hidden Figure’ was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by former U.S. President Barack Obama.
A new study shows black elementary school teachers may have a positive impact on high school graduation for black students in North Carolina, The News & Observer reports.
The Los Angeles Board of Public Works and HNTB Corporation recently completed two sessions of hands-on aviation experience with the Los Angeles Unified School District’s first all-girls middle school – the Girls Academic Leadership Academy (GALA).
The national controversy surrounding Morehouse College and the future of its leadership came to a surprising conclusion this afternoon, as the entire officers group of the board of trustees and its president resigned this afternoon during a scheduled board meeting.
Nick Wade was at track practice late one afternoon last week when he found out. The 18-year-old checked his phone and learned that he had made it into the Ivy League.