Tag: International

Welcome to Joon: Air France’s Millennial Airline
LIFE+STYLE, News

Welcome to Joon: Air France’s Millennial Airline

By: Olivia Davis, Life + Style Reporter (@_oliviarae_) As a new generation arises, companies are scrambling to create the perfect marketing campaign to target a young audience. According to Live Science, millennials–adults born between 1982 and 2004–are known for their confidence, liberal views, self-expression and reception to new ideas and ways of living. Air France’s…

Experiencing Caribbean Culture: Howard Students, Professors Make Excursion Trip to Cuba
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Experiencing Caribbean Culture: Howard Students, Professors Make Excursion Trip to Cuba

By Kayla Irby, Contributing Writer Posted 9:00 AM EST, Thurs., Feb. 23, 2017 Howard Professor Edilberto Galvan organized a trip to Havana, Cuba for his Spanish News Media class in Winter 2016. The trip was organized so students could complete their final project by conducting reports. The staff and students described the experience as being an eye-opener…

Fidel Castro, Cuban Revolutionary, Dies at 90
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Fidel Castro, Cuban Revolutionary, Dies at 90

By Jason Ajiake, News Editor Posted 1:25 PM EST, Sat., Nov. 26, 2016 Fidel Castro, former prime minister of Cuba and longtime revolutionary leader, has died at the age of 90. “The commander in chief of the Cuban revolution died at 10:29 p.m. this evening,” said Raul Castro, younger brother and successor of Fidel, during an official…

Hurricane Matthew: Haiti Suffers High Death Toll
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Hurricane Matthew: Haiti Suffers High Death Toll

By Justin Cohen, News Staff Writer Posted 10:30 PM EST, Thurs., Oct. 13, 2016 Hurricane Matthew has devastated Haiti since its arrival last week. A combination of extreme flooding and unforgiving winds has caused the death of an estimated 1,000 people, according to Reuters. “We do not know the exact number, we cannot find all the people,”…

Fewer Scholarships. Fewer International Friends.
Campus, News

Fewer Scholarships. Fewer International Friends.

By Shaleen Shah, News Staff Writer Posted 9:40 PM EST, Mon., Sept. 5, 2016 Merit based scholarships, which are highly sought after by international students, are being limited this year. Howard University awards these scholarships based on SAT scores and academic performance. It is speculated that financial pressure on the university played a role in the decision to…

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