July 16, 2020 • Article

Smithsonian’s National Zoo Welcomes Two New Bison

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute have welcomed “Lucy” and “Gally,” two juvenile female American bison.Howard University and Gallaudet University have a special connection to the species, which serves as their mascots, and chose the names for the bison.

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July 15, 2020 • Article

Proclamation 10052 - Foreign Work Visa Suspension

Effective June 29, 2020, the President of the United States signed the executive order “Proclamation on Amendment to Proclamation10052” restricting foreign nationals from outside of the United States in applying for certain temporary employment/work based visas through the end of 2020.

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July 15, 2020 • Article

Associate Professor Shameka Stanford Appointed as Vice Chair of Juvenile Justice for the Maryland State Advisory Group

Stanford’s background as an associate professor of child language disorders and juvenile forensics speech-language pathology in the Howard University Communication Sciences and Disorders Department (CSD), and as a CSD social justice specialist, will be useful to this role.

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July 15, 2020 • Article

‘This Is A Tipping Point Now’: Howard University Student Activists Speak Out During the George Floyd Social Justice Movement

In a burst of activity not seen since the 1960s, Howard University student activists are making a mark on history.

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July 15, 2020 • Press Release

Board of Trustees Elects Dr. Laurence C. Morse as Chairman

The Howard University Board of Trustees announces the election ofLaurence C. Morse, Ph.D.as chairman for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

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July 14, 2020 • Article

Update Regarding SEVP Rescinding Fall COVID-19 Guidance

Howard University provides an update:the Student Exchange and Visitor Programand U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcementhas rescinded a rule that would have required international students to transfer schools or leave the country if their colleges hold classes entirely online this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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July 13, 2020 • Article

Howard University’s Dr. Leo E. Rouse Receives American Dental Association Distinguished Service Award

American Dental Association honorsHoward alumnus and former College of Dentistry Dean Leo E. Rouse.

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July 13, 2020 • Article

96.3 WHUR Radio Legend Patrick Ellis Hospitalized for Treatment of Coronavirus

Like othersacross the city, country, and globe, Ellis too has been fighting COVID-19.

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