Scholars Of Colors From Recent Headlines
While the Jenkins and the Brown family are making us cringe for brawling at a high school graduation, there are some black folks making us proud this diploma-giving season.
There are a plethora of smart teens embodying black excellence by graduating and preparing to attend top-tier schools nationwide.
Most recently Rasheema Melson of Washington, D.C. made hearts melt after becoming the Valedictorian of her class and accepting a full ride to Georgetown despite being raised in a homeless shelter.
See a few more scholars of color from recent headlines that we can’t stop raving about…