“Mama I Made It”: Town Hall on Higher Education Recap

Students, educators, researchers, and policy experts convened at the restaurant Busboys & Poet’s located in Washington, DC’s for a town hall forum on higher education and to highlight the findings of the recent Washington Bureau report “From Access to Completion: A Seamless Path to College Graduation for African American Students." “Mama I Made It,” the title of the evening’s program, is a play on Read more »


Underwriting Standards for Student Loans

National Urban League Applauds Department of Education's Proposed Rule on Underwriting Standards for Student Loans

The National Urban League has praised the Department of Education's prop


Key Statements on Ferguson, MO

Latest Information on Justice for Victims of Police Misconduct

Justice for Victims of POLICE MISCONDUCT!

National Urban League President Marc H. Morial today issued the following statement on the death of Michael Brown and the unrest in the city of Ferguson, Missouri.

Statement on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

National Urban League Statement on Passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

National Urban League President and CEO, Marc H.


2014 Whitney M. Young, Jr. Urban Leadership

2014 Whitney M. Young, Jr. Urban Leadership Development Conference
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Achievement Does Matter for Urban League Students in Dallas

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All students from the Urban League of Greater Dallas Education Division received accolades for their academic achievements, community service and leadership skills at the Annual Achievement Matters Annual Luncheon.  "The Urban League places an elevated emphasis on ensuring that our youth and adults are well educated and prepared for e

I pledge to responsibly commit my time and talent to ensure that the nation is empowered to achieve the following goals by 2025: