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Wyomia Tyus, Tennessee State, Blazed a Trail for Womens’ College Athletics
March 25, 2020
 When Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 was passed, academic institutions had to ensure equality in the federal funding of activities for men and women. Prior to that, women’s athletic activities go little to no funding. ... read more »
Compton Community College District Trustees Extend President/CEO Contract
December 19, 2019
Dr. Keith Curry’s existing contract extended through June 30, 2023 ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Michael Pittman Jr.
November 14, 2019
Senior Michael Pittman Jr. has been making the USC football team a scrappy force, leading the wide receivers with 938 yards and 71 receptions. ... read more »
NCAA Board Approves Athlete Compensation for Image, Likeness
October 31, 2019
The NCAA Board of Governors directed each of the NCAA’s three divisions to create the necessary new rules immediately and have them in place no later than January 2021. ... read more »
Loyola Marymount University’s TLC Program Strives for Black Excellence
August 29, 2019
Program participants articulated a great deal of confidence, excitement, and overall gratitude regarding their experience. ... read more »
A Tale of Two Graduations
June 20, 2019
“…while the students are demographically different, one can hope that the call to "practice humanity" is one that will be heeded. It is, perhaps a sign of the times, that graduates have to be urged to practice humanity, but so much of our world is inhumane, placing profits over people, that the admonition is appropriate.” ... read more »
CSUN Fails its Faculty and Students in Terms of Safety
November 15, 2018
Karin Stanford says she was the target of threats and harassment last year by White supremacists and Donald Trump supporters because of a question on a final exam ... read more »
West L.A. Clinch Overtime Victory Against Santa Ana
October 18, 2018
In a thrilling display defense in overtime, the West LA Wildcats defeated the Santa Ana Dons 44-38 on Saturday. The defensive line refused a score when the Dons were on the one-yard line for two consecutive downs. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Kendall Ellis
September 6, 2018
Sprinter Kendall Ellis has run track on big stages and has made many accomplishments at USC with the most recent being a 2018 NCAA championship outdoor title. ... read more »
Dodgers Coaching Staff Mentor Young Black Men at the 42 Fellowship
August 9, 2018
To celebrate the second annual African American Heritage night, the Los Angeles Dodgers allowed young men of color to speak with coaches George Lombard and Travis Smith and general manager Dave Roberts in the 42 Fellowship event. ... read more »
Dear White People Season 2 Premiere
June 27, 2018
The critically acclaimed TV-series “Dear White People” has finally made its season two debut and fans across the globe are swooning to catch it. Exploring relevant social issues met with a modern, satirical twist, the series taps into the lives of students of color at Winchester University and the challenges and opportunities they face. ... read more / watch video »
Kimberly Freeman Joins USC As New Dornsife Associate Dean of Diversity
February 22, 2018
Kimberly Freeman Joins USC As New Dornsife Associate Dean of Diversity ... read more »
Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt New Center for Responsible Lending Report Says For-Profit Education “a Risky Proposition”
January 11, 2018
Similarly, Elena, a 35-year-old Latina enrolled in a for-profit institution after seeing television commercials for the local branch of Everest College targeted at those without a GED, like herself. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Danya Hart
December 14, 2017
This Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagle enjoys being aggressive on the soccer field. ... read more »
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