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Jussie Smollett is fighting to prevent an HBCU from losing its accreditation.
A new art project will visually capture the essence of Black history and culture in Los Angeles.
The mansion where Madam C.J. Walker once lived will possibly be transformed into an incubator for Black women.
Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton was awarded with an honorary doctorate degree for her social advocacy efforts.
Little League phenom Mo'ne Davis is taking her talents to Hampton University.
Dr. Gladys West—the mathematician who helped create the Geographical Positioning System—was recently inducted into the Air Force Space and Missile…
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.
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