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President Frederick Holds Town Hall In Blackburn

By Kaylin Young Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick sat down in Blackburn Student Centerfor a town hall meeting where he answered questions from students, faculty, and alumni on topics ranging from tuition changes to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ campus visit, Monday, April 17. Questions submitted via email and the town hall was moderated…

Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus
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Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus

By Dawchelle Hamilton and Victoria Mba-Jonas, Contributing Writers Posted 11:15 AM EST, Thurs., Mar. 2, 2017 On Tuesday morning, Feb. 28, graffiti was found throughout Howard University’s campus that criticized Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick’s recent meetings with President Donald Trump’s administration. “Welcome to the Trump Plantation | Overseer: Wayne A.I. Frederick” read one of the many messages…

WHUT-TV Withdrawn From Federal Communications Commission Auction
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WHUT-TV Withdrawn From Federal Communications Commission Auction

By Daja E. Henry, Contributing Writer Posted 2:00 PM EST, Fri., Feb. 17, 2017 After a little over a year since announced that Howard University decided that it would participate in the Federal Communication Commission’s Broadcast Incentive Auction, Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick released a statement yesterday stating that Howard will keep its noncommercial license to operate WHUT-TV,…

Students of The Mecca Respond to U.S. Secretary of Education Campus Visit
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Students of The Mecca Respond to U.S. Secretary of Education Campus Visit

By Kaylin Young, Contributing Writer Posted 3:45 PM EST, Thurs., Feb. 16, 2017 As Howard University comes closer to its sesquicentennial year, students can expect a myriad of events, visitors and surprises in light of the milestone celebration. However, the first surprise of the season was a visit from newly-appointed United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. DeVos…