September 21, 2018 • Article

King Lecture Series Welcomes Greta Van Susteren for Fireside Chat

WASHINGTON (September 21, 2018) – The third installment of Howard University’s 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy Lecture Series featured a critical analysis of current events, politics and media by two longtime friends and political influencers. Donna Brazile, political strategist, author and chair of the 2018-2019 King Lecture Series, sat down with veteran cable news anchor and former attorney Greta Van Susteren, Thursday evening, for a fast-moving conversation that at some points was reminiscent of a primetime newscast. 

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We produce more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the U.S.
September 21, 2018 • Article

Lester Holt Delivers 151st Howard University Opening Convocation Address

At the 151st Opening Convocation, NBC anchor Lester Holt challenges students to step outside of ideological comfort zones.

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September 20, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University Appoints Debbi Jarvis as SVP of Corporate Relations

Howard University today announced the appointment of Debbi Jarvis as the Senior Vice President of Corporate Relations effective October 1, 2018. In this role, Jarvis will have oversight of corporate relations and is charged with developing and implementing a global strategy for corporate development and the funding of those programs. Further, she will oversee the management of WHUT and WHUR, ensuring their business operations are in alignment with Howard’s mission. 

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September 20, 2018 • Article

Howard University Assistant Professor Receives Prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award

WASHINGTON (September 20, 2018) – Pratbiha Dev, Ph.D., an assistant professor of physics within the Howard University College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Physics and Astronomy, was recently awarded the National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award, a celebrated opportunity for early-career faculty in STEM and STEM-education fields to advance research in their respective fields. The CAREER award is NSF’s most prestigious and competitive award that supports the research and educational activities of exemplary junior faculty. 

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September 19, 2018 • Article

Howard University Recognizes Global Simulation Week with Health Simulation Center Events

The Howard University Simulation & Clinical Skills Center has comprehensive Accredited Education Institute (AEI) status from the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

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September 19, 2018 • Article

AAUW Awards Research Fellowship to Howard University Assistant Professor of Social Work

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) awarded Karen Kolivoski, Ph.D., MSW, with an American Fellowship to publish scholarly research concerning the correlation between African-American girls who grow up in the child welfare system and their involvement in the juvenile justice system.

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September 19, 2018 • Article

Washington Nationals Hosts Howard University Day September 25

The Washington Nationals will host Howard University Day at Nationals Park on Tuesday, Sept. 25. The first 1,500 fans to purchase a ticket will receive a limited-edition New Era Washington Nationals & Howard University co-branded hat.

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September 18, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University and Google Expand Successful Computer Science Residency To Include Additional HBCUs

The successful partnership between Howard University and Google, formerly known as Howard West, today officially expands to include students from additional Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) along with Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs). Now known as Tech Exchange, the program will cover the full academic year, supporting 65 rising juniors and seniors, and five faculty members from 11 institutions.

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