Education

Spelman College has received a $12 million endowment for the creation of an innovation and arts center.

From Prairie View A&M in Texas, Howard University in D.C., Norfolk State University in southern Virginia, to Xavier University in New Orleans, 7 HBCUs were targeted throughout the nation with bomb threats...

The University of the District of Columbia received a $2.3 million gift from an anonymous donor.

The Biden-Harris administration announced on Wednesday that they were extending the pause on the repayment of student loan debt. The new deadline will be May 1st. The move brought relief to many, and also renewed calls for the total cancellation of student loan debt outright.

Covid spun the block with the Omicron variant, creating a new surge that threatens to make 2022 look a lot like the hot mess that was the past 24 months.

Dec. 20 marks the 35th year since a group of racist, white teen thugs violently confronted three Black men and brutally attacked them with baseball bats and other weapons, leaving one of them -- 23-year-old Michael Griffith -- dead in the Howard Beach neighborhood of New York City's Queens borough in 1986.

Salenah Cartier recently became the youngest person to earn a master's degree from the University of Houston.

Howard U is once again in hot water, this time by its own alumni who've filed a lawsuit claiming the university's board of trustees is illegally excluding graduates, current students and even faculty.

Megan Thee Stallion is graduating from Texas Southern University today (Dec. 11). Of course, her fans, and anyone who respect hard work and drive is celebrating along with her.

The Duke Ellington School of The Arts, Dave Chappelle's alma mater, has decided to delay an event where he would've been honored with the school's theater bearing his name. The event, originally scheduled for November 23rd was postponed so that administrators could meet with students who had concerns over his commentary about trans people in his last Netflix special.

Frank Tramble, Vice President & Chief Communications at Howard University, told 7News in a statement that the university had reached an agreement with the students but the story is still developing.

Jackson State Head Football Coach Deion Sanders has become a legitimate candidate for the head coaching position at TCU.  According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Sanders interviewed for the job Monday. A Jackson State official declined to comment on the matter to the newspaper.