Tag: Community Service

#HUResist Holds First Interest Meeting of Semester
CAMPUS, NEWS

#HUResist Holds First Interest Meeting of Semester

By: Justin Cohen, Assistant Copy Editor (@justinthat1kid) The concerned students of #HUResist convened Thursday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Locke Hall for their first interest meeting of the semester. They took the opportunity to introduce their ideals and thought processes to those who were not familiar, as well as outline their steps for what…

Horton’s Kids Spotlight: Building a Brighter Future
NEWS

Horton’s Kids Spotlight: Building a Brighter Future

By Alanté Millow, Howard University News Service Posted 12:50 PM EST, Sat., Nov. 12, 2016 Several homeless children offered to pump D.C. resident Karin Walser’s gas in exchange for any spare change in 1989. She didn’t have any cash. So she offered to take them to the zoo instead. This act sparked the creation of Horton’s Kids,…

HU Swipes: Dining Dollars Feed Homeless in the District
CAMPUS, NEWS

HU Swipes: Dining Dollars Feed Homeless in the District

By Shaleen Shah, News Staff Writer Posted 8:40 AM EST, Fri., Sept. 23, 2016 In the spring semester of 2016, DD Humblebee, which would later be known as HU Swipes, was born. The Howard University based organization HU Swipes has conceived an innovative idea–using dining dollars to buy and donate food to the homeless. At the…

ScholarCHIPS: The Scholarship for Children of Incarcerated Parents
NEWS

ScholarCHIPS: The Scholarship for Children of Incarcerated Parents

By Amber Broaden, News Editor Posted 10:55 PM EST, Mon., Sept. 19, 2016 “When I was a freshman in high school, my mother passed away leaving my grandmother to be mine and my siblings primary care giver,” said Yasmine Arrington, founder of ScholarCHIPS, an organization that provides scholarships for children of incarcerated parents. To date, ScholarCHIPS has…

#HashtagLunchbagDC: A Classic Truth and Service Move
SPORTS

#HashtagLunchbagDC: A Classic Truth and Service Move

By Chad Clarke, Sports Contributing Writer Posted 8:42 AM EST, Sat., Sept. 17, 2016 Washington, D.C.: It’s that time again! The 2016 AT&T Nation’s Football Classic featuring Howard University vs Hampton University, also known as the All For The Real HU Battle, is taking place this Saturday at RFK Stadium. Although the game is the main event of…