While many U.S. universities have focused on creating “safe spaces” and inclusivity for students, the University of Chicago has taken a decidedly different tack for the upcoming school year. In a welcome letter to freshmen from the incoming Class of 2020, Dean of Students John Ellison told students something they wouldn’t hear on most other […]
#InTheBlack: Thurgood Marshall College Fund Launches Advocacy Campaign to Help African-American Graduates Repay Student Loan Debt
Student loan debt is a serious and continually growing problem among African-American graduates who often lack the tools and financial literacy they need
It didn’t take long for critics to find their way to the internet after news about Zendaya’s role in Spider-Man: Homecoming was revealed.
For two weeks only, some lucky Stanford MBA students will get schooled in fierceness.
A state appellate court panel recently upheld the convictions of two gang members for a Compton youth preacher’s shooting death in Venice.
Jekalyn Carr Pays Tribute to Gospel Great Pastor Shirley Caesar at National Museum of African American Music
As Nashville awaits the arrival of the National Museum of African American Music – set to open at the end of 2018 – the organization gave Music City a stellar sneak peek on Thursday night.
Simone Biles Given Ultimate Olympic Honor By Being Chosen to Be U.S. Flag-Bearer at Rio Games Closing Ceremony
Simone Biles will carry the American flag during the closing ceremony for the Summer Olympics on Sunday, the U.S. Olympic Committee announced. Biles won four gold medals during the gymnastics competition, including the all-around title. “It’s an incredible honor to be selected as the flag-bearer by my Team USA teammates,” Biles said in a statement. […]
The Gospel Music Association has found yet another dynamic duo to host its annual awards show.
HAVE YOU SEEN? Adele Unknowingly Invites Grammy-Nominated Christian Pop Singer, Jamie Grace, to Sing on Stage with Her
Adele sure likes to bring her fans onstage with her! Just a few weeks ago, she invited a drag impersonator to join her onstage, and it was basically like looking in a mirror. And then there was that time she helped a fan propose to her boyfriend in the middle of one of her concerts. […]