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Common Surprises Harlem School With $10,000 For School Supplies

Rapper, actor, and activist Common is always giving back to the community whether it be with his music, protesting, or donating his time and money …

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Meet Aiden, The Kid Zoologist Whose Breaking The Internet

The Crocodile Hunters protege has arrived, his name is Aiden and he is full of knowledge and #blackboyjoy!

We need to get Animal …

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Jay Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation Partners with eBay To Sends Kids to College

Jay Z’s namesake Shawn Carter Foundation is partnering with eBay to help underprivileged youth pursue college degrees. Jay’s mom Gloria Carter, who co-founded the foundation, …

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NJ Teenager Ifeoma White-Thorpe Gets Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Schools

At this time of the school year, high school senior girls are trying to decide what prom dress they should wear, while the boys are …

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Michelle Obama Wrote A College Letter of Recommendation For ‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi

How many people can say they got a recommendation letter from a former first lady? So far, Yara Shahidi makes one.

Former First …

Rihanna Continues to Promote Education in Malawi

After her efforts to show the importance of education through her Clara Lionel Foundation, Rihanna decided to go to Malawi to share her passion.

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Meditation Replaces Detention At This Baltimore Elementary School

Forms of discipline in the education system vary across schools and cultures. In America, we are used to the star/smiley face system, detention, all day isolation, …

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Doors Open to the National Museum of African American History & Culture

Washington D.C. is proud to be the home to the new National Museum of African American History & Culture Saturday afternoon.

The 400,000 square …

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Puff Daddy Opens New Charter School In Harlem

Education and hip-hop are rarely ever linked together, except for when we hear about artists receiving honorary degrees because of their contributions to the community and culture. Artists like …

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Tyra Banks Will Be Reporting For Duty at Stanford University

While America’s Next Top Model’s original host will surely be missed, Tyra Banks is venturing into the world of education.

Stanford …

Camp Jill Scott Is Back In Its Eighth Year for Summer

The amazingly talented Jill Scott has decided to re-open Camp Jill Scott.

Besides putting her passion into music, Lady Scott has made it …

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8 Books You Need to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Summer is just about here, ladies and gentlemen. You excited yet?

While we owe it to ourselves to soak up the sun, enjoy …