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Like at other colleges, Howard University students returned from remote learning to in-person classes during a pandemic. However, unlike most other schools, part of that "new normal" included a major protest against "inhumane" living conditions.

After being 30 years in the making, Black-ish actor Anthony Anderson celebrates graduating from Howard University. 

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Vice President Kamala Harris spoke at her first HBCU commencement since becoming VP of the United States.

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Mother-daughter duo Suzzon Jiles and Trinity Humphrey will graduate from Grambling State University together.

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Fayetteville State University was awarded a $2.3 million grant to advance its STEM education initiatives.

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Dr. Valerie Sheares Ashby will become the first woman to serve as president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

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101-year-old Merrill Pittman Cooper recently received an honorary diploma.

In a letter dated March 31, Democrats asked President Biden to extend the pause through the end of the year and take steps toward canceling the federal student loans. 

The good people over at Hampton University are showing love to students currently suffering in Ukraine by offering a full ride to come study at the HBCU's campus in Virginia this summer.

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Morehouse College, Clark Atlanta University and the nonprofit New Leaders launched a program to hire more Black principals.

With 2022 marking the end of her senior year at Harvard University, celebrated actress Yara Shahidi has recently announced that she's officially completed her final assignment after writing a 32,000-word thesis paper that summed up to a whopping 136 pages.

In honor of National Reading Month, here are four books you and your kids and teens should be reading this month, and these books just so happen to be written by Black authors too!