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This case could have far-reaching consequences for the use of affirmative action in college admissions. On Friday, the Justice Department lent its support to Asian American students who are suing Harvard University over affirmative action policies that they claim discriminate against Asian-American applicants. The plaintiffs, a group of Asian-Americans rejected by Harvard contend that Harvard has […]

The Wade quadruplets of Liberty Township, Ohio learned they had gotten into various Ivy League schools while at track practice. Their names are Nick, Aaron, Zach and Nigel. Per the Washington Post “Honestly, to have one child from a family be accepted to a school like this is amazing,” Zach said. “But for all four to […]

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 […]

Lots of Congrats to give out…. Congrats to my Pisces sister Rihanna… she’s set to receive the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year award for all of her charitable work.   Anthony Anderson continues to add to his resume. The black-ish star has been tapped to host ABC’s post-Oscar special Live From Hollywood: The After […]

A new study from Drexel University says that Black people are 2.8 and 1.7 times more likely to die during encounters with police than White people and Hispanics, respectively.

What may not have been a traditional graduation speech has now captured the heart and souls of many.

However, the 17-year-old is taking a year off before she attends the Ivy League university.

Yale University said it would continue to name a residential college after John C. Calhoun, a 19th century slavery defender. University officials decided, however, to stop addressing residential faculty as masters.

Harvard University's president acknowledges the school's complicity in slavery. She will unveil a plaque honoring four slaves who lived and worked on the campus.

A committee at Harvard recommended removing the law school's official shield over its link to slavery. This comes amid protests and heightened racial tension at Harvard and other universities regarding historic symbols of racism.