Dr. Yolanda Pierce will step into her role this summer, making her the first woman to do so in the historically Black college’s 150-year history.
After dropping out of high school nearly two decades ago, Lezley McSpadden accepted her high school degree alongside her daughter.
The New Orleans-based historically Black college ranks second in the nation for Black physics graduates.
Multimillionaire author entrepreneur-author Lisa Brown Alexander, who overcame depression, provides tips on how Black women can get over work-related emotional issues.
The R&B singer, songwriter and television personality was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award from her alma mater, Florida A&M State University.
"We should have free lunch for all our public students.”
Bowie State Student Richard Collins III Laid To Rest As UMD President Announces Anti-Hate Action Plan
Lieutenant Richard Collins III, who was killed on the campus of The University of Maryland College Park, was laid to rest on Friday. This comes days after his family posthumously accepted his diploma from Bowie State University.
Combs Enterprises' newly appointed President, Dia Simms talks to ESSENCE about the importance of HBCUs, having Diddy as a mentor and her journey to success.
What Really Happened To Kendra Shanice Reid, The Winston-Salem State Student Found Hanged From A Tree
There are many questions concerning the death of the Winston-Salem State University student who was found hanged from a tree more than a month ago.
Judge Faith On The Realities Of Being A Black, Female Prosecutor and Laying Down The Law In Her Courtroom
The honorable Judge Faith opens up to ESSENCE about being a Black prosecutor, a former beauty queen and now a daytime TV star.
In an ESSENCE exclusive, the mother of media mogul Jay Z opens up about the HBCU legacy in the famous family and how the Shawn Carter Foundation is helping underserved students fulfill their dreams.
Under the administration's 2018 education budget set to release next week, nearly $10 billion cuts would affect work-study, mental health programs and child care programs.
As suicide rates among Black teens have nearly doubled in the last decade, a mental health expert weighs in on what to look for if you think your teen may be suffering from depression.
Admit it, you've always wondered. Here's what it would have cost to go from West Philadelphia to California in a cab.