June 16, 2017 • Article

With Job Fair, HUH Gains Visibility as a ‘DC Employer of Choice’

“Our hospital is one of the city’s top 15 employers,” said Jim Diegel, Howard University Hospital chief executive.  “This is a great place to work for people who want to make a meaningful contribution to the community they serve.”

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2 Rhodes Scholars, 3 Trumans, 1 Marshall, 30 Fulbrights and 11 Pickering Fellows since 1998.
June 15, 2017 • Press Release

2017 Formation Scholarship Winner Announced

WASHINGTON (June 15, 2017) - Howard University is pleased to announce Maya Rogers as the winner of the 2017 Formation Scholarship. Rogers is a graduate student and will be the first student from Howard University with a certificate in Music Therapy. As a songwriter and vocalist she has stated that she believes in the power that music has to heal, connect and understand one’s self and others.

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June 14, 2017 • Article

Acting U.S. Surgeon General Trent-Adams to Give Lecture on Childhood Obesity at Howard University Hospital

Acting U. S. Surgeon General Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams will present a medical lecture on tackling childhood obesity at Howard University Hospital on Friday, June 16.

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June 13, 2017 • Article

Plans to Expand Howard’s Innovative Policing Inside-Out Course Nationally Are Underway by the IACP

The “Policing Inside-Out: Building Trust Through Transformative Education” experiential learning model, which includes law enforcement and the Washington, D.C. community, grew out of a national grassroots movement to answer the concern of students as they watched protests and the Black Lives Matter Movement evolve around the deaths of black civilians by white law enforcement officers.

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June 1, 2017 • Press Release

Rev. Dr. Yolanda Pierce Named Dean of Howard University School of Divinity


Washington DC (June 1, 2017) - President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick announced the appointment of Dr. Yolanda Pierce as the new dean of Howard University School of Divinity. Dr. Pierce will assume the position on July 24 and report to Dr. Anthony Wutoh, Howard University Provost and Chief Academic Officer. She is the first woman to serve in this role in the Divinity School’s 150-year history.

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We produce more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the U.S.
May 24, 2017 • Article

Howard University President Frederick Names New Chief of Staff

Washington (May 24, 2017) - Howard University President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick named D. Paul Monteiro, Jr. as the new Chief of Staff for the Office of the President. He will begin his duties June 5, 2017. 

Monteiro will serve as a member of President Frederick’s senior management team. In this role, he will be responsible for directing the overall operations of the Office of the President and will interface with Cabinet members, Board of Trustees and University stakeholders. 

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May 19, 2017 • Article

Howard University Alumna Receives Distinguished Reginald F. Lewis Prize

 “I was dedicated to succeed academically,” said Rice. “This recognition confirms that hard work does not go unnoticed.

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