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An 83-year-old man received his doctorate degree from Louisiana State University on Friday.
A bank paid off $150,000 in student loan debt for a single mother from Chicago.
Spelman College received a $30 million gift for the creation of a new arts center.
LeBron James’ equality sneakers are headed to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
The U.S. Army’s only all-Black all-women unit during WWII was honored with a monument.
Michelle Obama surprised a group of Black students from Wayne State University during her book tour stop in Detroit.
Whitney Huell made history by becoming the first Black ballerina to take on the lead role in the Kansas City…
Tyler Perry paid off $434,000 in layaways for Walmart shoppers in Atlanta.
The legacy of Richard Collins III will be kept alive through the creation of scholarships for HBCU students in the…
The cast of ‘A Different World’ presented a $100,000 check from Ford to an HBCU.
The Harvard Crimson has appointed its first Black woman president.
An eSports league platform created by a Black millennial from Detroit has garnered $30.5 million in funding.
Gregory Hines and Marvin Gaye will be a part of the U.S. Postal Service’s 2019 Forever stamp collection.
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture has acquired Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis’ archive.
Chance the Rapper is reportedly working on a movie musical that will explore the journeys of teens coming of age…
Canada’s new $10 bill featuring Black Civil Rights activist Viola Desmond has gone into circulation.
The firm BLCK VC was launched as an avenue to increase the number of Black investors.
Some of Tupac’s personal belongings will be donated to Temple University’s Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection.
Willie O'Ree—the first Black player in the National Hockey League—will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
Hampton University has made history by becoming the first HBCU to add a women’s varsity triathlon team to their sports…
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