December 12, 2018 • Article

Howard University Awarded Fulbright-Hays Grant To Fund Yoruba Group Project Abroad for Student Study in Nigeria

WASHINGTON (December 12, 2018) – The U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs has awarded the Howard University Center for African Studies $159,888 to fund two consecutive summers of the Yoruba Group Project, which helps students to study at the University of Ibadan’s Yoruba Language Center in Nigeria.

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Howard University was founded in 1867. 
December 10, 2018 • Press Release

Ron Prince Named Head Football Coach at Howard University

Howard University is proud to add Ron Prince to the family as the Head Coach of the football program!

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December 7, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University Senior Sabrina Newton Named Prestigious 2019 Rangel Fellow

Sabrina Newton, a senior from Barbados, named 2019 Rangel Fellow!

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December 7, 2018 • Article

Four Howard University Students Reach Finalist Stage in Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship Competition

WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 7, 2018) Four Howard University students made it to the finalist stage of the 2019 Rhodes Scholarship competition. This year’s finalists from Howard University are Farion Cooper, Ayush Giri, Trey Hawkins and Anupam Roy.

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December 6, 2018 • Article

Fine Arts Professor Making Strides in Increasing Awareness on Importance of African Dance Through New Book

WASHINGTON (December 6, 2018) – Howard University professor of Africana Dance and Performance History, Ofosuwa Abiola, Ph.D., is now a published author, with her book, History Dances: Chronicling the History of Traditional Mandinka Dance available for purchase starting today.

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December 6, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University to be Present at Adobe Worldwide Sales Conference December 15-20

Howard University to be the only HBCU at the Adobe Worldwide Sales Conference this December.

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We produce more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the U.S.
December 5, 2018 • Article

Howard University Alumnus Anthony Browder Shares Insights As First To Direct Egyptian Archeological Excavation Funded by African Americans

Howard University alumnus Anthony Browder, Ph.D. has been leading groundbreaking work in Egyptian archaeology as the first African American to fund and coordinate an archaeological dig in Egypt. Browder is director of the ASA Restoration Project, which recently celebrated its 10th year, and is responsible for the excavation and restoration of the 25th dynasty tombs of Karabasken and Karakhamun in Luxor, Egypt.

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December 5, 2018 • Article

President Frederick Extends Thanks for All #HowardMedicineMatters Efforts

Monday evening during the District of Columbia Council’s legislative meeting, the amendment to include an academic affiliation agreement for Howard University in the East End Health Equity Act passed. This was followed by a decision to postpone the vote on passing the entire legislation until December 18. Both decisions forward Howard’s interests and support continuing our legacy of producing top African American health care professionals to serve D.C. and the nation. 

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