While most high school seniors live for the last few weeks of school that include prom, bittersweet goodbyes and graduation, one student won’t be able to walk down memory lane.
Angel Rice says that her dream is to compete in the Olympics. She credits her mom for teaching her everything she knows.
A Louisiana high school prevented its valedictorian from graduating because he refused to shave off his facial hair. The school district said it has a longstanding ban on male facial hair. But it was not enforced during the school year.
Three 7th grade students in Honolulu took on race, privilege, and self-actualization in a podcast posted on Twitter by their teacher.
For the first time in 132 years, Morehouse College has thee valedictorians. Each graduate earned a perfect 4.0 GPA, and one of them is White.
The advice comes amid a racially divisive presidential race as Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has made disparaging remarks about Mexican immigrants and proposed a temporary ban on Muslims.
Banning the box on college applications, “ensures that every young person has a shot,” Valerie Jarrett, senior advisor to the President, said.
Kuwame Kinsel’s background was not painted with a gold-handled brush. Born and raised in Pittsburgh’s Hill District at a time when gang activity…
WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama said Saturday that the country is “a better place today” than when he graduated from college more than 30…