higher education

Award-winning journalist and Howard University professor Stacey Patton will be honored by the Rainbow PUSH Coalition.

Actor Joseph C. Phillips has joined the faculty at Clark Atlanta University.

The first stop on the Real Talk Drives Real Change tour was in Washington, D.C., to host a conversation about higher education in the Black community.

Former President Barack Obama has teamed up with Airbnb to launch a scholarship program for aspiring civic leaders.

Wiley College received a $300,000 gift from an anonymous donor to clear the student debt for the HBCU’s 2022 graduating class.

Dr. Valerie Sheares Ashby will become the first woman to serve as president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Philander Smith College is one of the latest HBCUs to receive a historic donation.

North Carolina A&T recently hit a historic enrollment milestone.

Dr. M. Brian Blake will become Georgia State University’s first Black president.

Dr. Cindy Crusto recently made history by becoming the first Black woman professor in Yale School of Medicine’s psychiatry department.

Dr. Jason Wingard has been appointed to serve as Temple University’s next president; making him the first Black person in the school’s 137-year history to take on the role.

Fisk University has received a multimillion-dollar donation, marking the largest gift in the institution’s 155-year history.