Turns out, Obama was actually given the opportunity to speak at the 17-year-old's ceremony, but he turned it down because he'll be too busy crying.

Barack Obama was speaking at a Michigan college, when he was reminded that Malia will soon be leaving to start a college career of her own.

Kylie Jenner just accomplished a huge milestone in her famous, young life: graduating high school. As the reality star left her school days behind, she celebrated with a surprise party thrown by family and friends. Momager Kris Jenner put together the soirée, and called on good friend of the family Ryan Seacrest to host it. Guests […]

So, Kylie Jenner couldn’t sleep last night…but damn, the girl could tweet. The 17-year-old reality television star went on a hardcore vent-fest last night via Twitter, blasting feeds around the globe with what was “on her mind.” Apparently, Kylie’s on a new Twitter-kick for keeping fans constantly updated on her thoughts and her life. The following post succeeded the “can’t sleep” […]


The dismal education statistics for young Black men are all too familiar, especially in cities like Camden, New Jersey, where poverty, crime and poor access


First Lady Michelle Obama honored a slain honor student during an emotional speech to hundreds of teenagers at King College Prep High School in Chicago Tuesday evening. The First Lady delivered her commencement speech after students at the high school won a contest promoting financial aid awareness by parodying the hit drama Scandal. Michelle also chose the […]


As graduation season continues, one college graduate is inspiring us all by getting her degree at the age of 99-years-old – proving it’s never too late for education. Doreetha Daniels collected her associate’s degree in social sciences at the College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, Calif. With the help of her tutors and relatives, Daniels was […]

A 99-year old woman shed a few tears on Friday as she graduated from the College of the Canyons. Doreetha Daniels has been studying at the community college since 2009 and was determined the earn her degree even as she suffered strokes and lost her driver’s license. Inspired by her grandchildren, Doreetha shared inspirational words […]


Graduations are meant to be special moments between students and their families, but one family is now facing charges for cheering on their relatives during a high school graduation in Mississippi. Two family members of Senatobia High School graduate Lanarcia Walker and two others were issued warrants after cheering on Walker and another student at the school’s […]