Tag: Letter To The Editor

Letter To The Editor: The Need For An Africana Studies Ph.D. Program
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: The Need For An Africana Studies Ph.D. Program

Dear President Wayne Frederick, Howard University is the leading institution of higher education for the African Diaspora. In line with the University’s mission to “provide an educational experience of exceptional quality,” there has always been a tradition of scholarly excellence with regard to the experience of its inhabitants. As one of the first places where…

Letter To The Editor: The Price Of Power
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: The Price Of Power

By Chiamaka Ikpeze Editor’s Note: Chiamaka Ikpeze is a Howard University alumna (c/o ’16) who received a B.A. in Sociology. What is the price of popularity at Howard University? What do we lose in pursuit of Greek organizations, high political positions, social clout and prominence? From the moment we step onto campus there are substantial efforts to get…

Letter To The Editor: Concern About Howard University’s Department of Financial Aid
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Concern About Howard University’s Department of Financial Aid

By Denicka Wilson Editor’s Note: Denicka Wilson is a current Howard University student. Dear Editor: I am writing to express my concern about Howard University’s Department of Financial Aid failing to notify students about changes to their financial aid status within a timely manner. After speaking with Howard University students, Robbie Williams and Kamerin Scipio-Smith, I have…

Letter To The Editor: Residence Halls
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Residence Halls

By Brittany Ashman Editor’s Note: Brittany Ashman is a current junior at Howard University. For the past two years, Howard University’s Residence Life has given several students difficulties with housing. Being a student that attends the university I’ve realized either there is no more space for housing or you’re given the run around after you’ve paid a…

Letter To The Editor: Sodexo Management, Inc. Should Provide More Quality Food Options
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Sodexo Management, Inc. Should Provide More Quality Food Options

By Natalie Finley Editor’s Note: Natalie Finley is a current Howard University student. Dear editor of The Hilltop, Howard University currently has a contractual agreement with Sodexo Management, Inc. to provide dining services to faculty and students on campus. Students of Howard University, who currently have a meal plan need healthier food options in the Annex…

Letter To The Editor: Open Letter To President Frederick From Servant Leaders
Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter To The Editor: Open Letter To President Frederick From Servant Leaders

To the Howard University Community: On Tuesday, November 8, the world bore witness to the election of Donald J. Trump–an individual who led a campaign based on ignorance, exclusion, and oppression–as President-elect of the United States. Following Election Day, President Wayne A.I. Frederick released a statement to the Howard University community congratulating Trump and imploring…

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