Students

There is a massive book ban in public libraries across the US. The conversation regarding critical race theory began in 2020, concerning what students should learn in the classroom. Now, several states are completely cutting funding for books written by authors in specific communities. Read more inside.

Back to school again! This year most schools across the US are trading in virtual learning for traditional in-person learning. We want students returning to school to remain safe with these five back-to-school safety tips. 

Dear White People actress and Howard University alumna, Ashley Blaine Featherson celebrates her 33rd birthday by donating $25,000 to support theatre arts graduating seniors interested in pursuing a career in acting. The funds will help with relocating students for acting work upon graduation.

A Washington high school teacher had one rule for his students when they were about to take their physics midterm. No cell phones. This however was unacceptable for one bright mind, since he couldn’t seem to get through a test without Kanye West. How was he going to play his music though?   The kid […]

A couple of weeks ago, a few friends and I hopped in the Chevrolet Equinox 2.0 Turbo AWD Premier and headed down to Howard University to inspire, teach and motivate their undergrad class via HU’s Cover 2 Cover’s Beyond the Covers Conference. I had the honor of representing GlobalGrind and letting those in attendance know […]

Brave students all across the country were celebrated last week for being brave enough to participate in National School Walkout Day — a protest against gun violence. While the young folks were out here doing the real work, it was a 32-year old custodian that was causing trouble at one South Carolina school during the […]

For most people, December marks the holiday season — a time meant for family, food and the spirit of giving. However, college students also know this time as the dreaded finals season. For everyone out there hustling on that last assignment, we hear you, we see you, we feel you. A song in your honor…

A group of Michigan school staffers are in hot water after a video of them surfaced having an extremely inappropriate conversation.

With Donald Trump‘s surprising win over Hillary Clinton last week, the world seems to be getting more and more mean-spirited everyday. A California middle school teacher is under fire after being recorded telling minority students that their parents would be deported, leaving them to be placed in foster care following Trump’s victory. According to a […]