Swizz Beatz continues to make the culture proud. The legendary producer has just graduated from Harvard Business School.


Harvard University senior Obasi Shaw is in the news for becoming the first student in the school’s history to turn in a rap album as a thesis. 


Queens rap icon Nas sat down with Harvard Poetry Professor Elisa to discuss the poetic aspects of his seminal single “It Ain’t Hard To Tell.” The segment is part of the Poetry In America series which aims to bring poetry “into living rooms and classrooms around the world.”


A New York teen who lost her family home in Hurricane Sandy can celebrate a new beginning. Daria Rose has been accepted to seven ivy league schools.


A news story about a public figure getting popped for bad behavior is nothing new, but if there were a prize for craziest mug shot, Desmond Bryant would definitely win—or at least take second place. The defensive tackle for the Oakland Raiders was arrested for misdemeanor criminal mischief Sunday (Feb. 24) , and the photo […]


Harvard University has long been looked at as a pillar of educational standards, but a new cheating scandal might damage its reputation. Late last month, the New England school announced an investigation into whether or not as many as 125 undergrads committed “academic dishonesty” during a take-home final exam for the Government 1310: Introduction to Congress […]


Arguably the most esteemed University in the country, Harvard University, is expanding its academic curriculum to include a class on HBO’s hit television series, The Wire. Sociology Professor William J. Wilson will teach the course and told the Harvard newspaper, The Crimson, how the television program can help to better understand poverty. “The Wire has […]