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Howard University Joins Top 100 Institutions
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Howard University Joins Top 100 Institutions

By: Tre Egerton, Staff Reporter The word is out. US News and World Report’s 2019 Best National University Rankings has named the Mecca No. 89 in the nation, a 21 position leap from last year. This is the first time under the leadership of President Wayne A.I. Frederick that the University has been ranked in…

SOC Town Hall Discusses State of the School
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SOC Town Hall Discusses State of the School

By: Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief The Cathy Hughes School of Communications Student Council held a town hall on Wednesday, Sept. 12 to discuss school and departmental advancements, advising,  issues, opportunities and concerns. Students from several classifications and majors came out to spend the evening educating themselves on school affairs and projects. The chairs of the Strategic,…

Donna Brazile and Michael Steele urge challenging the system in ‘The Future is Now: Reviving Civility’
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Donna Brazile and Michael Steele urge challenging the system in ‘The Future is Now: Reviving Civility’

By Daja E. Henry, News Editor  On the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, King Endowed Chair and former Democratic National Convention Chair Donna Brazile sat in conversation with Michael Steele, former chair of the Republican National Convention. Brazile and Steele are two of three African-Americans to hold the position of chair for each party….

Andrew Gillum Among Black Progressives Clinching Major Party Nominations for Governor
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Andrew Gillum Among Black Progressives Clinching Major Party Nominations for Governor

By: Jeresa Anderson, Staff Reporter Following a historic upset in Florida’s Democratic gubernatorial primary, Mayor Andrew Gillum became the third African-American candidate this year to clinch a major party nomination for the general gubernatorial elections in November. Gillum joins Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Ga.) and Ben Jealous (D-Md.) in a quest for office, highlighting the importance…

Donna Brazile New King Endowed Chair
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Donna Brazile New King Endowed Chair

By Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief (@creativelbrtn) Donna Brazile has been appointed as the 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy by Howard University. Brazile will engage the Howard community on politics, criminal justice reform, civility and voting. The role of the King Chair is to bring an experienced perspective to the…

Drama in Fine Arts: Professors Work Without Contracts
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Drama in Fine Arts: Professors Work Without Contracts

By: Jalen Brown, Staff Reporter (@itsJalenB) Over the course of the summer, two new administrators assumed their roles at Howard University. The Chair of the Fine Arts Department started in January—a very unconventional move, considering new chairs normally start their positions in August. The Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (COAS), Dr. Edna…

Budget Cuts Continue to Surprise Affected School of Communications Faculty, Students
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Budget Cuts Continue to Surprise Affected School of Communications Faculty, Students

By: Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief (@creativelbrtn) In a matter of budgetary staff reduction decisions, The Cathy Hughes School of Communications has lost figures of the school which students deem integral to their success. After public student opinion refuted and reversed the termination of Ms. Carol Dudley, career development advisor, students have been paying close attention to…

Howard University Joins Top 100 Institutions
CAMPUS, NEWS

Howard University Joins Top 100 Institutions

By: Tre Egerton, Staff Reporter The word is out. US News and World Report’s 2019 Best National University Rankings has named the Mecca No. 89 in the nation, a 21 position leap from last year. This is the first time under the leadership of President Wayne A.I. Frederick that the University has been ranked in…

SOC Town Hall Discusses State of the School
CAMPUS, NEWS

SOC Town Hall Discusses State of the School

By: Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief The Cathy Hughes School of Communications Student Council held a town hall on Wednesday, Sept. 12 to discuss school and departmental advancements, advising,  issues, opportunities and concerns. Students from several classifications and majors came out to spend the evening educating themselves on school affairs and projects. The chairs of the Strategic,…

Donna Brazile and Michael Steele urge challenging the system in ‘The Future is Now: Reviving Civility’
NEWS

Donna Brazile and Michael Steele urge challenging the system in ‘The Future is Now: Reviving Civility’

By Daja E. Henry, News Editor  On the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, King Endowed Chair and former Democratic National Convention Chair Donna Brazile sat in conversation with Michael Steele, former chair of the Republican National Convention. Brazile and Steele are two of three African-Americans to hold the position of chair for each party….

Andrew Gillum Among Black Progressives Clinching Major Party Nominations for Governor
NEWS

Andrew Gillum Among Black Progressives Clinching Major Party Nominations for Governor

By: Jeresa Anderson, Staff Reporter Following a historic upset in Florida’s Democratic gubernatorial primary, Mayor Andrew Gillum became the third African-American candidate this year to clinch a major party nomination for the general gubernatorial elections in November. Gillum joins Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Ga.) and Ben Jealous (D-Md.) in a quest for office, highlighting the importance…

Donna Brazile New King Endowed Chair
CAMPUS, NEWS

Donna Brazile New King Endowed Chair

By Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief (@creativelbrtn) Donna Brazile has been appointed as the 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy by Howard University. Brazile will engage the Howard community on politics, criminal justice reform, civility and voting. The role of the King Chair is to bring an experienced perspective to the…

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