I congratulate my son, Adigun Olusola, on the successful completion of middle school!
Last week, we profiled Frederick McKinley Jones, an inventor who, for the most part, was unknown and unheralded. His African-American female counterpart, equally obscure, is Sarah E. Goode. Goode is often cited as the first Black woman to be granted ...
The calendar turns to August; summer is nearing its end. You've completed all the preparations needed prior to freshman year. Your student is headed off to college in the fall.
Dozens of community builders, artists and educators started a two-week-long mural project this weekend called, “From Harlem with Love: A Mural for Yuri and Malcolm X,” to commemorate the legacies of the late civil rights activists.
The Hot Summer Nights! free outdoor concert series is set to begin Saturday July 9 at the Lighthouse Bandshell on the campus of Kingsborough Community College in Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn.
The New York Urban League recently honored 22 Whitney M. Young Jr. Scholars in a ceremony hosted by the NYUL Young Professionals at Harlem School of the Arts.
Along with thousand of students all over the globe, I graduated from high school this past week.
Whereas some children look for leaders on television and media, others in the New York City area are looking towards their communities.
There were rodents in the classroom and feces at the schools’ entrance.
In November of last year, New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced that seven elementary schools in New York City will undergo changes in their admission policies.
Last week, when a coterie of notables gathered at Sylvia’s Restaurant for a press conference on the Harlem/Havana event, Lloyd Williams, who hosted the affair, gave a shout out to Kenneth Woods, Sylvia’s son.
You're thrilled your child got into college, but that doesn't mean you're happy about the tuition bill.
The Weeksville Heritage Center in Brooklyn, the site of one of America’s first free Black communities, has made several budget cuts over the past years to continue its work of preserving the history of Weeksville.
If you’re one of the deep diggers of African-American history and you’ve heard of Dorsie Willis, then I tip my kufi to you.
It's simple. Buy stuff with this new debit card and you'll reduce your student loan debt.