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  Ratchet rapper Juicy J is giving back to the community–well, his community. The Oscar winner tweeted that he was offering a $50,000 scholarship to…

  It’s hard out here for college students. Not only will they enter a terrible job market after they graduate, they will find out that…

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Gary Grice, aka The GZA is known by many as The Genius of the Wu-Tang Clan, despite ending his formal education in the 10th grade. …

In the next installment of our “Alumni” series where artists discuss their college experiences,  Syleena Johnson talks about the racism she witnessed at one school and her decision to pledge Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. RELATED: Take A Tour of Chicago On BlackAtlas.com! “Drake University was really racist…one time we had a race riot and […]

Creating a student budget plan is an important step every student can take to assess his or her financial wellness. A college student budget can help you keep track of your expenses, analyze your assets and income and set financial goals for yourself. How To Survive Unemployment & Keep Financially Fit And whether those goals […]

After a week of back and forth speculation, it's official. Mary J Blige will not be a part of Howard University's Class of 2014. Click here for details.

Mary J. Blige made headlines over the weekend with her announcement that she had received an honorary New York City high school diploma and was to attend Howard University in the fall, making her a member of the class of 2014. The Washington Post decided to follow-up MJB's claims with the folks at Howard.

Plies dropped by Hot 107.9 recently and was interviewed by the "Rickey Smiley Morning Show" crew. One of the topics the crew asked Plies about was reports that have surfaced online that say Plies attended college and was the valedictorian of his high school.

Plies took to the satellite radio airwaves and attempted to clear up a rumor about his past. Plies visited Angela Yee's Shade 45 radio show earlier this week, and a listener called in to ask if Plies was really the valedictorian of his high school, if his brother was the real thug and that Plies took his image. Click here for the video!

Not sure if this was before or after, or even if Plies did get arrested, but while onstage at Jingle Bash the Florida rapper and certified goon promised a female fan that he would pay for her to attend college. Check out the clip here.