Tyrese Gibson claims that Will and Jada Pinkett Smith is giving him $5 million to help fund his ongoing custody battle with his ex-wife over their 10-year-old daughter Shayla. But the “Fast and Furious” star has other plans for at least some of that supposed money, after a young fan came to his defense on […]
It looks like Busta Rhymes is kinda, sorta dealing with the empty nest syndrome. The veteran rapper is dealing with another son leaving the nest, so to speak, for college. Rhymes says he’s watching his son embark on a “new phase in life.” Via Instagram, he shared the emotional moment that he dropped his son, […]
Yara Shahidi has got her pick of schools to attend this fall! As college acceptance season begins to wind down, many high school seniors are still waiting to find out which school they got into. The Black-ish star, however, doesn’t have to wonder because she got into all the schools she applied for. Yara, who […]
Marvel Comics character Riri Williams, an African-American woman superhero, was featured in MIT’s admissions video.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Oprah Winfrey will be a speaker at the graduation ceremony for an upstate New York college that some graduates of her South African school attended. The Skidmore College website says the author, actress and former talk show host will be a speaker at the May 20 commencement at Saratoga Performing […]
BOSTON (AP) — A new study of federal data finds that black and Latino students are far less likely to attend top public colleges than their white and Asian peers. The Center for American Progress think tank reported Thursday that among all black students at U.S. public colleges in 2014, only 9 percent attended highly […]
This is just one in a series of racially charged incidents plaguing the American University campus over the past year.
Nineteen-year-old Fred Barley is homeless, but understands the importance of higher education.