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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Howard Alumnus Turns Into Howard Professor
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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Howard Alumnus Turns Into Howard Professor

By Brookie Madison, Contributing Writer Posted 2:45 PM EST, Thurs., Feb. 2, 2017 As a 2010 Howard University graduate, Michael Robinson couldn’t resist the opportunity to work at Howard University, the university responsible for his professional development. Dr. Robinson returns for the Spring 2017 semester as an adjunct professor teaching Intro to Musculoskeletal Systems in the Doctor…

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — The Greenwood Project: Rebuilding Black Wall Street
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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — The Greenwood Project: Rebuilding Black Wall Street

By Justin Cohen, Staff Writer Posted 9:30 PM EST, Sun., Jan. 29, 2017 Updated 3:35 PM EST, Mon., Jan. 30, 2017 Howard University Rashaan Everett (c/o of 2016) dreams of increasing the presence of Black people on Wall Street with his initiative to educate minorities on investments and entrepreneurship. Everett’s Greenwood Project, named for Greenwood, Oklahoma, birthplace of…

The Return of the KRG Bison Project
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The Return of the KRG Bison Project

By Maya King, Campus Editor Posted 9:35 PM EST, Sat., Oct. 8, 2016 Kellie R. Griffin has spent more than 16 years in Hollywood cutting her teeth as a writer for some of America’s most popular shows, including “The Parkers,” “Eve” and “House of Payne.” Now, as the Howard University alumna expands her career as a writer,…

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Howard Alumna Lands Lead, Female Superhero Role in Netflix’s “Luke Cage”
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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Howard Alumna Lands Lead, Female Superhero Role in Netflix’s “Luke Cage”

By Jacinth Jones, Campus Staff Writer Posted 7:05 PM EST, Fri., Oct. 7, 2016 All eyes were on “Luke Cage” Friday, Sept. 30, as Howard University partnered with Netflix to host an advanced screening of the new Marvel series. More than 150 students, alumni and faculty gathered to watch a sneak peek of it in the School…

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Mecca Made: Howard Alumnus Elected City’s Youngest Mayor
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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT — Mecca Made: Howard Alumnus Elected City’s Youngest Mayor

By Shaleen Shah, News Staff Writer Posted 10:40 AM EST, Thurs., Oct. 6, 2016 Updated 10:50 PM EST, Mon., Oct. 10, 2016 Howard University alumnus (c/o ‘14) Brandon Dean, who has devoted many years to working on city government advocacy and campaigns, is now the youngest elected mayor in Brighton, Alabama’s history at 24. “There is an infallible kinship,…