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A Detroit gym—owned and operated by professional boxer Tony Harrison—held a prom dress drive for underserved teens.
#BlackExcellence: Kellin McGowan became the first Black student in St. Thomas High School's history to be named valedictorian.
Actress Angela Bassett and Black billionaire Robert F. Smith will receive honorary degrees from Morehouse College.
Years after being displaced by Hurricane Katrina, Clint Smith received an honorary diploma from his New Orleans-based high school.
Twin brothers Malik and Miles George were named co-valedictorians of Woodbridge High School and will attend MIT in the fall.
14-year-old Matthew McKenzie graduated from high school and college on the same day.
Annie Dillard, 92, received her fourth college degree from Midlands Tech on Wednesday.
The school is apologizing.
Ieshia Champs, a single mother of five, will graduate from Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law.
Report has complex findings in Black life.
Jasmine Shepherd was forced to share her valedictorian honor with a White student who earned a lower GPA.
Ben Jeanty, 27, graduated with his father, Duvinson, a Haitian immigrant who drove an NJ Transit bus for more than…
Harvard University’s Black Graduate Student Alliance held its first Black Commencement.
A Louisiana community celebrates the valedictorian banned from graduation ceremony over his refusal to shave his facial hair. The case…
Since 2010, every single Urban Prep graduate has been accepted to a four-year college or university.
Michelle Obama delivered the final commencement speech of her tenure as First Lady Friday at City College of New York in…
What may not have been a traditional graduation speech has now captured the heart and souls of many.
Viral photo shows emotional Haitian immigrant graduating at the top of his West Point class. He plans to become a…
Watch President Barack Obama deliver one of his final commencement speeches at Howard University Saturday.
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