“It’s a very sacred place, the stage and the screen," she said about her role as an actor.


It looks like the recognition keeps on coming for Rihanna this week. After breaking Michael Jackson’s record on the Billboard Hot 100, Rihanna is now being honored with the Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award from the prestigious Harvard University. Harvard Foundation director S. Allen Counter explains, “Rihanna has charitably built a state-of-the-art center for oncology […]


Harvard will bestow the 2017 Humanitarian of the Year to the bajan superstar for her work in education and public health.


One of the cheapest plans that falls under Obamacare increased by 25 percent.

According to Harvard's current President Drew Faust, the university “was directly complicit in America’s system of racial bondage,” and a new plaque that lists the names of slaves who worked on campus is meant to remember “stolen lives.”


Prison debate team beats Harvard debate team in national competition. http://t.co/1WXquaiL9G pic.twitter.com/67Z1Ill6LD — Zachary Clemente (@clementeworks) October 4, 2015   Debaters from the Eastern New…

Many believe Memphis, Tennessee teen Ronald Nelson made a big mistake for rejecting admission offers from eight Ivy League schools, but he knows his decision is a…


In 2010, Alicia Watkins, a retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant, shocked friends and family when she documented her travails as a homeless veteran on…


A diploma belonging to Harvard’s first African-American graduate, Richard T. Greener, has been the subject of concern after the man who discovered it threatened to…

Aretha was one of serveral people who stopped by to get an honorary Harvard degrees.  The Root.com says she also performed the National Anthem to kick off the festivities.  


Harvard University just announced the launch of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research. Within the new 15 million dollar center, there will…