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Now this is a trend we can get behind. Remember Chad Thomas, the 18-year-old student from Booker T. Washington Senior High in Miami, who received 150 scholarship offers because he is able to play nine instruments in addition to being a rising football star? Here comes more good news. Avery Coffey, a senior at Benjamin […]

If you thought you knew everything about Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs, think again. New York University’s Clive Davis Institute is offering an entire course on…

The value of education for a college athlete has been called into question more times than anyone can count. Some believe college athletes are allowed…

Young adults are often told that their college years will be the best years of their lives. An in-depth report from The New York Times…

America’s $1 trillion student loan debt and astronomical tuition costs have caused many to weigh the heavy price of attending college. As for the young…

01/27/14- Roland Martin talks with Tyrell Collier about the lack of diversity at the University of Michigan. Collier and other students of color are fighting for an almost 6% increase of the amount of black students at the university, emergency scholarships for black students, and lower housing rates for low-income students. Do you think black […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is launching an initiative to combat sexual assault on college campuses, turning the spotlight on a problem that has devastated millions of Americans yet rarely receives such White House attention. Obama planned to sign a presidential memorandum Wednesday creating a task force to protect students from sexual assault, with […]

People do the strangest things for no apparent reason. A student at Pensacola State College was recently arrested for masturbating in the campus library while…

Mellody Hobson talks about common money mistakes people make in their middle ages in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. I know no one really likes to identify themselves as middle aged, so I’m not pointing any fingers! But money advice tends to focus on young people and all the financial pitfalls they should avoid—and that’s great […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s some good news on college tuition. Yes, the cost has gone up — but not as much as in the past. For in-state students at a four-year public college or university, published tuition and fees increased this year on average $247 to $8,893. That’s a 2.9 percent increase — the smallest […]

Eboni Boykin spent her youth living in homeless shelters and, sometimes, cars with her single mother and younger siblings.  She once bounced around countless schools…

Believe it or not rappers have a lot more going on for them then just a hit single and a few tours. Here’s a quick look at 21 rappers who attended college.