Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Residence Halls
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Residence Halls

By Brittany Ashman Editor’s Note: Brittany Ashman is a current junior at Howard University. For the past two years, Howard University’s Residence Life has given several students difficulties with housing. Being a student that attends the university I’ve realized either there is no more space for housing or you’re given the run around after you’ve paid a…

Letter To The Editor: Sodexo Management, Inc. Should Provide More Quality Food Options
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Sodexo Management, Inc. Should Provide More Quality Food Options

By Natalie Finley Editor’s Note: Natalie Finley is a current Howard University student. Dear editor of The Hilltop, Howard University currently has a contractual agreement with Sodexo Management, Inc. to provide dining services to faculty and students on campus. Students of Howard University, who currently have a meal plan need healthier food options in the Annex…

OPINION — Gandhi Must Go!
Campus, Opinion

OPINION — Gandhi Must Go!

By Juan McFarland, Contributing Writer Posted 1:30 PM EST, Tues., Nov. 22, 2016 In October 2016, administrators at the University of Ghana campus in Accra responded to concerns from both professors and students regarding a statue of Mohandas Gandhi that had been given to the university by the Indian president, Pranab Mukherjee. Students began petitioning the removal…

Letter To The Editor: Open Letter To President Frederick From Servant Leaders
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Open Letter To President Frederick From Servant Leaders

To the Howard University Community: On Tuesday, November 8, the world bore witness to the election of Donald J. Trump–an individual who led a campaign based on ignorance, exclusion, and oppression–as President-elect of the United States. Following Election Day, President Wayne A.I. Frederick released a statement to the Howard University community congratulating Trump and imploring…

Letter To The Editor: Howard University’s Homecoming Parade: A Legacy that Matters
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Howard University’s Homecoming Parade: A Legacy that Matters

“Deeper in Faith—Wider in Community” -Rankin Chapel quote By Kathryn L. Harris  Editor’s Note: Kathryn Harris is a Howard University alumna who received her Master’s Degree in International Studies Maternal and Child Health. As a Howard University alumna, I was shocked to hear that we did not have a Homecoming Parade for 2016, as were many of my…

OPINION: To the Disenfranchised Student
Opinion

OPINION: To the Disenfranchised Student

By Cameron Clarke, Campus Contributing Columnist Posted 12:05 PM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 I get it. It’s your freshman (or sophomore, or junior, or senior) year. You’ve hardly had time to settle in to your dorm and figure out exactly what you’re supposed to be doing with your life. You’ve got classes, exams, organizations, administrative battles — more…

Letter To The Editor: Chronicling Black Power
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Chronicling Black Power

By Professor Joshua Myers, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Africana Studies, Howard University’s Department of Afro-American Studies Future generations may find that the most significant of the recent “50th anniversary” celebrations was the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee’s (SNCC) 2010 celebration in North Carolina. Other celebrations have had important meanings and there are many still to come,…

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