OPINION: Direct Engagement with President Trump and the GOP is paying off for the HBCU community
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OPINION: Direct Engagement with President Trump and the GOP is paying off for the HBCU community

Thurgood Marshall College Fund President and CEO Dr. Harry L. Williams talks about HBCUs and working with Republicans and President Donald Trump.

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Parents, Black Publishers Discuss Excellence in Public Education During Black Press Week
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Parents, Black Publishers Discuss Excellence in Public Education During Black Press Week

NNPA ESSA Public Awareness Campaign hosted the “Striving for African American Excellence in Public Education: The Role of the Black Press” breakfast session during Black Press Week. Panelists…

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Howard Student, Dallas Native Experiences Healthcare in Puerto Rico, Firsthand, during Alternative Spring Break
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Howard Student, Dallas Native Experiences Healthcare in Puerto Rico, Firsthand, during Alternative Spring Break

NNPA Newswire Special Correspondent Tatyana Hopkins reports on recovery efforts on the island of Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria devastated the island, last September.

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Howard University Heads to Puerto Rico to Help: Students Give Up Spring Break to Help in Recovery Efforts
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Howard University Heads to Puerto Rico to Help: Students Give Up Spring Break to Help in Recovery Efforts

Howard University students will travel to Puerto Rico to help in Hurricane Maria recovery efforts as part of the university’s Alternative Spring Break program.

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OPINION: The Student Loan Debt Crisis Is a Civil Rights Issue
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OPINION: The Student Loan Debt Crisis Is a Civil Rights Issue

Wade Henderson says that student loan debt is a civil rights issue. Loan services, debt collectors and for-profit colleges should be held accountable for the student loan debt…

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OPINION: The Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program Is Giving Our Students the Tools They Need to Thrive
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OPINION: The Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program Is Giving Our Students the Tools They Need to Thrive

Dr. Michael Lomax says that UNCF is currently recruiting for the Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program, which selects undergraduate juniors from HBCUs to participate in leadership development and…

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OPINION: ‘Black Panther’ Showcases the Power of STEM Applications
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OPINION: ‘Black Panther’ Showcases the Power of STEM Applications

Tyra Metoyer, an external mobilization manager for API, talks about STEM in the Black Panther movie and Princess Shuri’s leadership role in Wakanda.

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OPINION: This Black History Month, Let’s Take Back the Fight for Education Equality
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OPINION: This Black History Month, Let’s Take Back the Fight for Education Equality

Kay Coles James, the president of The Heritage Foundation, writes about the importance of educational equality during Black History Month.

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