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Howard University Football Celebrates 125th Anniversary
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Howard University Football Celebrates 125th Anniversary

By: Daja Henry, News Editor As the Homecoming football game approached, alumni of the football team, former cheerleaders, coaches and friends of the Howard University Athletic department gathered on Thursday to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the football program with the opening of the “Legends and Legacies” exhibit in Founders Library. The university established the…

Howard Almuna Receives Department of Commerce Award
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Howard Almuna Receives Department of Commerce Award

By: Chanté Russell, Managing Editor Howard University Alumna Natalie Cofield was named 2018 Advocate of the Year by The Minority Business Development Agency of the U.S. Department. The award, which is considered to be the agency’s highest honor for minority-owned business and firms, was presented to Cofield on Tuesday Oct. 16 at the Minority Enterprise…

Mother of Michael Brown Visits HU Law School
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Mother of Michael Brown Visits HU Law School

  By: Yasha Washington, Staff Reporter On Oct. 10, the Howard University School of Law hosted Lezley McSpadden, mother of the late Michael Brown, for an evening of conversation about her continued fight for social justice. McSpadden is now the president of the Michael O.D. Brown Foundation and the author of the novel “Tell the…

Howard University Hospital Expands Maternity Ward
CAMPUS, NEWS

Howard University Hospital Expands Maternity Ward

By: Yasha Washington, Staff Reporter Following the closings of two major birthing wards last year, Howard University Hospital (HUH) partnered with Unity Health Care to lend support to displaced patients and expand obstetrics access to underserved areas across the District. Providence Hospital, located in Ward 5’s Michigan Park neighborhood, closed its birthing ward on Oct….

March for Black Women: Advocating for a Marginalized Community
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March for Black Women: Advocating for a Marginalized Community

By: Zoe Haynes, Staff Reporter Saturday, Sept. 29th, Black women rallied on the National Mall to demand a seat at the table during the March for Black Women. Organized by the Black Women’s Blueprint, the march focused on giving voice to the traditionally silenced pleas of Black women and demanded political leaders take responsibility for…

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