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For the first time in its 274-year history, Princeton University has a Black valedictorian.
NBA star Russell Westbrook donated 650 computers to underprivileged students in Houston so they can continue learning amid the coronavirus…
Former NFL player-turned-doctor Myron Rolle is helping fight the coronavirus pandemic.
Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett is leading the effort to find a cure for COVID-19.
Compton native LaShyra “Lash” Nolen made history by becoming the first Black woman elected as Harvard Medical School’s class president.
Google.org has donated $3 million to support the NAACP’s STEM education program.
Howard University has received a $10 million endowment for its STEM scholars program.
17-year-old Carson Huey-You made history by becoming the youngest person to earn a master’s degree at Texas Christian University.
A Nigerian entrepreneur has invented the first-ever interactive computer science education doll to inspire youth to pursue careers in tech.
Howard University has received a $4 million donation to fund its STEM education initiatives.
Ethiopian computer scientist Rediet Abebe will become the first Black woman to earn a Ph.D. in Computer Science at Cornell…
Morgan State University received a $499,999 grant from the National Science Foundation to expand its STEM programs.
Spelman College received a $2 million grant for the creation of a new STEM center.
NBA player Russell Westbrook is launching a tech education program for Los Angeles youth.
Kalisa Villafana recently became the first Black woman to earn a doctorate in nuclear physics at Florida State University.
Amber Johnson recently became the first Black woman to earn a doctorate in computer science at Purdue University.
NASA renamed the street in front of its headquarters “Hidden Figures Way” to honor the Black women who pushed space…
Disrupt Harlem Code Squad illustrates the power of culturally competent tech programs for underserved young adults.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar auctioned off his memorabilia to raise money to bring STEM education to underserved communities.
Saint Elmo Brady—the first Black person to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry—was honored by the American Chemical Society.