Harvard

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court approved a Black woman's right to sue Harvard for profiting off images of her enslaved ancestors.

With 2022 marking the end of her senior year at Harvard University, celebrated actress Yara Shahidi has recently announced that she's officially completed her final assignment after writing a 32,000-word thesis paper that summed up to a whopping 136 pages.

For the first time in the history of the Harvard Debate Council, two Black girls from Atlanta have made history as the first Black female duo to win the annual summer debate competition at Harvard University.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University this year for their contributions to black history and culture.   Don’t Miss Out! Follow The Russ Parr Show on Twitter and Instagram Keep Up With The Russ Parr Morning Show On Facebook Too! Harvard is set to award […]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University this year for their contributions to black history and culture. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER:  LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM Harvard is set to award the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal to Queen Latifah and six […]

BOSTON (AP) — A Parkland school shooting survivor says Harvard University revoked his acceptance over racist comments he made in a shared Google Doc and in text messages about two years ago. Kyle Kashuv says the Ivy League school asked him in May to explain the comments he made months before the February 2018 shooting […]

Roland G. Fryer became the youngest tenured African-American Harvard University professor at the age of 30 in 2007. The Lewisville, Texas native was born June 4, 1977 in Daytona Beach, Fla. Fryer was raised primarily in Lewisville and was a star athlete at Lewisville High School. Fryer gained an athletic scholarship to the University of […]

News

The class of 2021 at Harvard Law School has over 60 Black students and it has come to be known as the largest class for Black law candidates in the history of this educational institution. In order to showcase their excellence, these students created the hashtag #BlackatHarvardLaw with a social media campaign. With this initiative, […]

Following the release of her seventh studio album, “Beauty Marks” on May 10, Ciara has announced that she’s headed to Harvard! CiCi was recently accepted into Harvard’s Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports program, PEOPLE reports. This specific program is a “selective process based on … professional achievement and organizational responsibilities,” according to Harvard Business School’s website. Students in the […]

Blac Chyna (born Angela White) claims she has enrolled in an online course at Harvard Business School, and TMZ even obtained a copy of her admissions letter. But officials at the elite school have pumped the brakes on this tale — claiming “Harvard Business School Online has not admitted nor provided an acceptance letter to a person […]

Kimora Lee Simmons wants y’all to know that she is one proud mama after her 16-year-old got accepted into Harvard. The former model announced the exciting news on Instagram, sharing a video of her son Kenzo reading Aoki Lee’s admissions letter. “Yaaaayyyyy @aokileesimmons!! She’s on her way to #Harvard!! We are so proud of YOU!! Such hard work and […]

A Harvard professor is under fire for being part of Harvey Weinstein’s defense team. Faculty dean Ronald S. Sullivan, Jr. is part of the disgraced movie mogul’s legal defense team on sexual assault charges. Sullivan’s decision has generated protests and calls for his removal as well as a ‘climate’ review at Winthrop House, the residential […]