In a comprehensive 48-page opinion made public Tuesday, the Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York has allowed the claims asserted on behalf of children with disabilities in a lawsuit ...
The New York Urban League is inviting students to apply for the Whitney M. Young Scholarship, worth $3,500.
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Code/Interactive, a Bronx-based computer science education nonprofit, jointly launched the Code/Bronx initiative at Boricua College’s Melrose Campus to start a computer science program at every school in the borough.
Saturday, Dec. 26, marks the first day of Kwanzaa, a non-religious celebration of African-American culture....
The Albany State University Marching Band is headed to Pasadena, Calif., to participate in the Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day.
In Carla L. Peterson’s “Black Gotham: A Family History of African-Americans in Nineteenth Century New York City,” one of the longest citations in the index is given to Peter Guignon, her great-great-grandfather.
The historically Black Alabama State University expands its global partnerships by signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Adekunie Ajasin University in Ondo State, Nigeria. The agreement calls for student and faculty exchange opportunities between the two universities.
Led by Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Young Men’s Initiative, NYC Men Teach is an engagement and recruitment effort aimed to inspire more men of color to become teachers in New York City.
MC FLOTUS is in the house!
When people talk about public-private partnerships, this may not be what they had in mind.
The late Noel Pointer believed that “learning to play a string instrument is a transformative experience that advances children’s lives” and to keep his dream alive, the Noel Pointer Foundation, under the leadership of his wife, CEO/Director Chinita J. Pointer, ...
It was while working recently on a documentary about the history of 555 Edgecombe and 409 Edgecombe, two sites in Harlem where a number of iconic African-Americans live and have lived, that I was reminded of the poet Safiya Henderson-Holmes, ...
The late Noel Pointer believed that “learning to play a string instrument is a transformative experience that advances children’s lives."
Madison Square Boys & Girls Club will hold its 49th annual Christmas Tree Ball.
The legacy of artist Eldzier Cortor.