When most of us in the United States think about our sixth year of education, we conjure up images of late elementary school- recess with our friends, computer lab days, and being forced to learn cursive and lo... Read Article
Chance the Rapper continues to take his philanthropy efforts to new levels. On Wednesday, he announced that Google funded coding classes for 20 schools in his hometown of Chicago.
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Hip-hop icons seem to be on a roll on the Harvard tip.
Earlier today, (Nov. 27th) hip-hop legend LL Cool J announced on Instagram that he has completed The Business of Entertainment, Media, and Sports progra... Read Article
There aren’t many things that are more important than giving back to the community.
Ask Brooklyn Technical High School’s 2017 Titans of Tech Award recipients. This year, the Brooklyn Tech Alumni Foundation w... Read Article
Words by Fatima Barrie
Chance the Rapper’s love for Chicago Public Schools is endless.
This past March, Chicago native Chance the Rapper, whose real name is Chancelor Johnathan Bennett, made a tremen... Read Article
In tandem with her Clara Lionel Foundation, founded in 2012 in honor of her grandparents Clara and Lionel Braithewate, Rihanna has announced a new initiative that will go towards benefitting young girls in need... Read Article
The Source, and the top entrepreneurship and innovation center for youth and adult technology education, Blue 1647, partners to put on The Source 360 Hackathon Experience on August 10th during the 4th Annual So... Read Article
Earlier this year, A Tribe Called Quest lost a beloved member of their group: Malik Izaak Taylor, also known as Phife Dawg, to a long time battle against diabetes.
Phife left his mark on New York City's Hip Ho... Read Article
Students in New York City will soon get the chance to learn about a vital person part of the Civil Rights Movement, as a graphic novel that outlines Rep John Lewis’ life will be taught to students.
51 years ... Read Article
According to a new study conducted by Johns Hopkins and American University researchers, white teachers and Black teachers have a different opinion about Black students, showing that when asked about the same s... Read Article
After declaring he has plans to run for Mayor of Baltimore, Civil Rights activist DeRay Mckesson, 30, has raised over $77,000 in nine days and has outlined his plans for the city, releasing them on Friday acco... Read Article
Comedian Arsenio Hall will host the ninth annual BET Honors premiering February 23rd on BET. The star-studded night will honor five distinguished African Americans performing at exceptional levels in the areas ... Read Article
A special community of Black educators, entrepreneurs, businesspeople and activists came together in Harlem this weekend (Saturday, November 21) to celebrate the 90th birthday of Queen Mother Dr. Adelaide L. Sa... Read Article
Cleveland Cavaliers player Lebron James is focusing on uplifting the people in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. After announcing that he will help pay the tuition of high school seniors going to college, he has his... Read Article
Stanford is now offering free tuition to students, so what's the catch? According to Stanford... none.
Stanford is one of the country's most prestigious schools, and with that usually comes a hefty... Read Article
Gang protocol takes precedent over an otherwise simple classroom interaction.
While in class, an alleged gang member can be seen addressing another student writing on the board. In the video clip, which ... Read Article