September 18, 2018 • Article

Assistant Professor Creates Timely Lecture Series Celebrating Black Women in Politics

WASHINGTON (September 18, 2018) – With a record number of African American women looking to establish their place in American politics this November, a Howard University faculty member is inspiring the next class of trailblazing political influencers through a progressive lecture series. 

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Howard University has produced four Rhodes Scholars, 11 Trumans, over 70 Fulbrights and 22...
September 17, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University Hosts Sports & Entertainment Summit September 21-22

The Howard University School of Business will host its inaugural Sports & Entertainment Summit (HUSE) on Sept. 21-22 featuring talks with top sports and entertainment industry executives, including a one-on-one conversation with keynote speaker Troy Vincent, Executive Vice President of Football Operations for the National Football League (NFL). The two-day summit aims to give young professionals of color an inside look at opportunities in the competitive markets of sports and entertainment.

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September 17, 2018 • Article

Center for African Studies Secures Second Cycle of Grant Funding from U.S. Department of Education

WASHINGTON (September 17, 2018) – The Howard University Center for African Studies (CAS) recently received its second consecutive 4-year (2018-2022)grant from the U.S. Department of Education to strengthen the capacity and performance of students in world languages and international studies. The, $2,054,000 grant is funded through the Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC) and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS) programs. The grant establishes Howard University as one of 10 domestic universities and the only HBCU designated by the US Department of Education as a comprehensive National Resource Center for African Studies. 

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September 17, 2018 • Article

Former Democratic and Republican Party Chairs Talk Civility in American Politics During King Lecture Series Event

WASHINGTON (September 17, 2018) –  A WHUT/Howard University Television studio was recently transformed into a political science lecture hall as a live audience witnessed a timely conversation between two seasoned political activists. Donna Brazile, strategist, author and chair of the 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy Lecture Series, sat down with former Republican National Committee (RNC) chairperson and political activist Michael Steele to discuss improving civility among liberals and conservatives during an election year.

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September 13, 2018 • Article

Award-Winning Journalist and NBC Nightly News Anchor Lester Holt Will Deliver Opening Convocation Address at Howard University Sept. 21

Howard University announces award-winning journalist Lester Holt will deliver the keynote address during the 151st Opening Convocation on Friday, Sept. 21 at in Cramton Auditorium. Holt is anchor of the network's flagship broadcast "NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt" and “Dateline.”

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Thank you @kevinhart4real, @willpowerpacker, and @malcolmdlee for taking time to come and speak to our students. Our entire campus was very excited. Students, remember: “you are your own competition...

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September 13, 2018 • Article

Howard University Appoints Angelika Williams Director of Financial Aid

Howard University has announced the appointment of Angelika Williams as Director of Financial Aid as of September 4, 2018. In this role, Williams will be responsible for overseeing all administrative functions related to financial aid services for students, including student loans, financial aid, and scholarships.

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September 12, 2018 • Article

New Report Finds Lack of Racial Diversity Among Top Staff Positions in U.S. House of Representatives

A new study reveals a disturbing lack of racial diversity among top staff in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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September 12, 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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