CAMPUS, NEWS / December 10, 2018 Miss Texas Teen USA: A Historic Win for Howard Freshman

By Zoe Haynes   In only her second pageant, Howard University Freshman Kennedy Edwards made history by becoming the first African American to hold the Miss Texas Teen USA title. Edwards, a political science student from Houston, Texas began her pageant career in January, as she trained for the Miss Houston Teen pageant. Following her...

CAMPUS, NEWS / December 3, 2018 Howard University Speaks Out Against Dec. 4 Vote on ‘East End Act’

By Daja E. Henry, News Editor Less than a month after celebrating its 150th anniversary, Howard University’s College of Medicine is in danger. A D.C. council vote on Dec. 4 may finalize approval of a bill that would jeopardize the future of Howard University Hospital as well as the medical, dental and pharmacy schools. The...

CAMPUS, NEWS / November 30, 2018 ‘Stink Bombs’ On Main Campus Spark Conversation on Campus Facilities

By Chanté Russell, Managing Editor and Daja E. Henry, News Editor A disruption of classes on Howard University’s main campus sparked conversation about the current conditions of facilities. Many students noticed a peculiar rotten smell around campus on the afternoon of Wednesday, Nov. 28. The stench, which was originally thought by many to have come...

CAMPUS, NEWS / November 9, 2018 Ralph J. Bunche Center Campaigns With #StudyAbroadSoBlack

By: Lauren Holley, Staff Reporter A study done by NAFSA, the Association of International Educators, exposed a major lack of black students abroad. The study claims that nearly 72-percent of students studying abroad are white. Though African-American people make up 14.1-percent of US postsecondary enrollment, they only accounted for 5.9-percent of students abroad during the...

CAMPUS, NEWS / November 9, 2018 “The Visitation Project:” Howard Student Launches Housing Research

By: Jalen Brown, Staff Reporter The night of Oct. 24, lightbulbs in Charles Drew Hall were taken out of an elevator and smashed across the third and fifth floors. Subsequently, the residents of Drew lost their visitation for a little over a week. During this week of no visitation, freshmen took their irritation to Twitter,...

CAMPUS, HOMECOMING / October 29, 2018 Big Bison Energy: Homecoming Pep Rally

Bison Madness: The Trilogy took place on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m., but students began gathering outside of Burr Gymnasium almost two hours before. The evening began with a bang as a Madea impersonator danced  into the gym and twerked her way onto the Bisonette dance team. The screams and cheers of the students could...

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WHBC Howard’s Hottest Showcases On-Campus Talent, Brilliance
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WHBC Howard’s Hottest Showcases On-Campus Talent, Brilliance

By Chantè Russell, Culture Staff Writer Posted 11:45 AM EST, Thurs., Nov. 17, 2016 On Thursday, Nov. 10, Howard University’s student radio station WHBC 96.3 HD3 held it’s annual Howard’s Hottest in Cramton Auditorium. This year showcased Howard’s Hottest: All-Star Edition and the event was an opportunity for Bison to showcase their musical talent, as well as…

New Volunteer Program at (MS)2  Shows HU Dedication to Service
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New Volunteer Program at (MS)2 Shows HU Dedication to Service

By Sydney Davenport, Contributing Writer Posted 12:15 PM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 The Howard University Middle School for Mathematics and Science (MS)2 provides the HU community the opportunity to demonstrate its commitment to service with its newly created volunteer program. The program, which has been in the works for three years, started last month in…

Spotlight: The Transfer Experience
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Spotlight: The Transfer Experience

By: Victoria Jonas, News Contributing Writer Posted 10:40 AM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 Updated 5:15 PM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 Howard University is home to many students. In particular, HU is home to transfer students as well. The transfer experience is often overlooked, but transfer students are here to stay.    Here at Howard, the Howard…

Howard University “From the Archives”: How Was it Created?
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Howard University “From the Archives”: How Was it Created?

By Kiana Kisino, Contributing Writer Posted 10:30 AM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 The Cathy Hughes School of Communications has produced a weekly hour-long series of documentaries about a range of issues, including health care, arts, and politics. “From the Archives” includes footage from Howard University faculty, staff, current students, and alumni, as well as from…

MAN-ON-THE-STREET — Election 2016: How Did Howard Students Feel Before the Big Day?
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MAN-ON-THE-STREET — Election 2016: How Did Howard Students Feel Before the Big Day?

By: Kayla Irby, Campus Contributing Writer Posted 10:10 PM EST, Fri., Nov. 11, 2016 After a long year of campaigns, rallies and debates, the time for Election Day had finally come. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton entered the race nearly tied. Per the last polls released before the election by CNN, Democrat…

COLUMN — I Knew Trump Would Win, How Didn’t You?
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COLUMN — I Knew Trump Would Win, How Didn’t You?

By Dawn Richard, Layout Editor Posted 1:45 PM EST, Fri., Oct. 11, 2016 With Donald Trump now elected to be the 45th president of the United States, I have already noticed the dissatisfaction and confusion from the millennial generation from tweets and other forms of social media. Throughout his campaign, Trump continuously tried to tell the public…

Howard Alumna Debbie Allen Talks Race, Art and Activism
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Howard Alumna Debbie Allen Talks Race, Art and Activism

By Jaimee A. Swift, Editor-at-Large Posted 11:55 PM EST, Fri., Nov. 11, 2016 On Monday, October 24, dance-extraordinaire and distinguished, Howard alumna, Debbie Allen, candidly shared her perspectives on race-relations, gun violence, poverty, and access to the American Dream on a panel, which served to galvanize the D.C. community and beyond. Hosted by the Center for American…

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