October 22, 2016 • Article
Our Communities, Our Health: A Town Hall Dialogue on Understanding and Addressing Trauma Across the Lifespan
Our Communities, Our Health: A Town Hall Dialogue on Trauma
WASHINGTON, DC (Oct. 22, 2016) – Howard University and Georgetown University will host a community town hall to explore the impact and long-term effects of trauma on all age groups. Panelists will include Rudy "DJ Flava" Davis, WKYS 93.9 radio personality, and Joan Christopher, a family health advocate. Both will share personal stories of trauma and resilience.
2 Rhodes Scholars, 3 Trumans, 1 Marshall, 30 Fulbrights and 11 Pickering Fellows since 1998.
October 20, 2016 • Press Release
HOWARD UNIVERSITY TO WELCOME LINDA JOHNSON RICE FOR LAUNCH OF JOHN H. JOHNSON ENDOWED CHAIR OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP SPEAKER SERIES
WASHINGTON (October 20, 2016) - Johnson Publishing Company Chair Linda Johnson Rice will visit Howard University on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, to launch the John H. Johnson Endowed Chair of Entrepreneurship Speaker Series named in honor of her late father. Mr. Johnson was the business and journalism pioneer who founded Johnson Publishing Company in 1945 and produced the iconic Ebony and Jet magazines.
October 18, 2016 • Press Release
Howard University’s 93rd Annual Homecoming titled ‘Blueprint’ presented by PepsiCo
International Yardfest Returns with Live Entertainment
WASHINGTON (October 18, 2016) – Howard University will celebrate its 93rd annual homecoming week October 18-23 with activities and entertainment for students, alumni and friends of the university. This year’s “Blueprint” homecoming celebration, presented by PepsiCo, will feature signature events, such as the Fashion Show, Greek Step Show and the return of International Yardfest.
October 14, 2016 • Article
Debbie Allen Talks Freezing Frame on October 23
Debbie Allen Director/Choreographer Talk – LIVE!
Moderated by Hinton Battle
Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 4:00 PM
School of Business Auditorium, Howard University,
2600 6th St NW- Washington, DC 20059
The Talk will feature Debbie Allen’s live commentary about the creation of her production Freeze Frame, her choreographic inspiration and process, and her view of dance education and choreography.
October 13, 2016 • External Publications
College of Arts & Sciences Professor Dr. Bahiyyah Muhammad Hosts Inside Out
Dr. Bahiyyah Muhammad Hosts Inside Out: Crime and Justice Behind the Wall at the D.C. Correctional Treatment Facility
The Howard University professor moved around the circle of D.C. jail inmates and undergraduate students, asking each of the 20 why he or she had enrolled in her once-a-week, three-hour course examining crime and justice.