Jasmine Bowers is the first Black person to earn a doctorate degree in computer science from the University of Florida.
Serena Williams, Scholastic and the National School Board Association are donating over 4 million face masks to schools throughout the…
A 6-year-old from Long Island donated over 5,000 books to children in need amid the pandemic.
Spelman College launched a scholarship fund to honor the legacy of the late John Lewis.
The University of California System has appointed its first Black president.
Rihanna teamed up with Jack Dorsey’s #startsmall project to donate 4,000 tablets to youth in Barbados.
LeMoyne-Owen College—the only HBCU in Memphis—has received a $40 million endowment.
Atlanta entrepreneur Aisha “Pinky” Cole teamed up with Clark Atlanta University to create a scholarship fund for Rayshard Brooks’ children.
Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand will donate $100 million to racial justice organizations.
14-year-old Dorothy Jean Tillman earned her master’s degree.
For the first time in MIT’s 159-year history, a Black woman has been elected as student body president.
A. Benjamin Spencer is the first Black dean in William & Mary Law School’s 241-year history.
For the first time in its 274-year history, Princeton University has a Black valedictorian.
A teen from Massachusetts was accepted into all 8 Ivy League schools.
A Mississippi-based math teacher is combating food insecurity among his students by delivering breakfast and lunch to them daily.
Actress Tracee Ellis Ross surprised over 100 Spelman students during one of their Zoom meetings.
Morehouse College has teamed up with Microsoft to bridge the digital divide among its students.
NBA star Bradley Beal donated computers and grocery store gift cards to students at a Washington, D.C.-based high school.
Former first lady Michelle Obama will host virtual read-alongs for youth amid the coronavirus pandemic.
NBA star Russell Westbrook donated 650 computers to underprivileged students in Houston so they can continue learning amid the coronavirus…
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