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Howard Student Employees Fed Up With Inconsistent and Nonexistent Pay
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Howard Student Employees Fed Up With Inconsistent and Nonexistent Pay

By Jacinth Jones, Campus Staff Writer Posted 6:23 PM EST, Thurs., Oct. 13, 2016 Payday is slow to come for a number of Howard’s youngest personnel—as the eighth week of classes approaches, a large number of student paychecks have yet to be distributed. According to paid student leaders and student employees under the Federal Work Study Program, the…

{Feature} Black & White: Capturing the Beauty of the Mecca
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{Feature} Black & White: Capturing the Beauty of the Mecca

By Amber Broaden, News Editor Posted 4:35 PM EST, Sun., Sept. 11, 2016 “Anyone who wanted their portrait taken, I would take it. I did not really care about the responses I would get, I am not doing things for anyone else or comparing myself to other artists because I am just doing what I like,” said photographer…

A Treasure Among Us: Moorland-Spingarn Research Center
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A Treasure Among Us: Moorland-Spingarn Research Center

By Maya King, Campus Editor Posted 2:30 PM EST, Sat., Sept. 10, 2016 Updated 2:35 PM EST, Sat., Sept. 10, 2016 When the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center opened its doors for the first time in 1914, it was known to the Howard community as the Library of Negro Life, consisting of a small collection of and books and antislavery…

Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action
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Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action

Millennial Conference Challenges Transforming Social Interests Into Making Impactful Actions By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 2:02 PM EST, Fri. July 22, 2016 On a stage with his signature blue vest and bright, orange sneakers that was worn during his involvement in the Ferguson uprising in 2014, former Baltimore, Md. candidate and political activist DeRay McKesson…

Obama Embodies Blackness, Confidence, Hope at Howard University’s 148th Commencement
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Obama Embodies Blackness, Confidence, Hope at Howard University’s 148th Commencement

Obama urges Howard Class of 2016 graduates to “Be confident in your heritage. Be confident in your Blackness.” By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief, “The Hilltop” Newspaper Posted 5:00 PM EST, Sat. May 7, 2016 In what will go down as one of the most significant moments in Howard University’s history, President Barack Obama delivered a strong, eloquent and inspirational…