Tag: President Wayne A.I. Frederick

Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus
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Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus

By Dawchelle Hamilton and Victoria Mba-Jonas, Contributing Writers Posted 11:15 AM EST, Thurs., Mar. 2, 2017 On Tuesday morning, Feb. 28, graffiti was found throughout Howard University’s campus that criticized Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick’s recent meetings with President Donald Trump’s administration. “Welcome to the Trump Plantation | Overseer: Wayne A.I. Frederick” read one of the many messages…

Students of The Mecca Respond to U.S. Secretary of Education Campus Visit
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Students of The Mecca Respond to U.S. Secretary of Education Campus Visit

By Kaylin Young, Contributing Writer Posted 3:45 PM EST, Thurs., Feb. 16, 2017 As Howard University comes closer to its sesquicentennial year, students can expect a myriad of events, visitors and surprises in light of the milestone celebration. However, the first surprise of the season was a visit from newly-appointed United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. DeVos…

Howard, Corvias Announce 40-Year Partnership to Enhance Student Housing, Renovate Plaza Towers
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Howard, Corvias Announce 40-Year Partnership to Enhance Student Housing, Renovate Plaza Towers

By Dawchelle Hamilton, Contributing Writer Posted 9:40 PM EST, Tues., Jan. 31, 2017 Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick and Chris Wilson, chief operating officer of Corvias, formally announced a 40-year partnership  between Howard Dormitory Holdings 1, LLC, a wholly-owned and title-holding company of Howard University (“Howard SPE”), Howard (the “University”) and the privately owned, Rhode Island-based…

Sean “P. Diddy” Combs Gifts His Alma Mater
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Sean “P. Diddy” Combs Gifts His Alma Mater

By Brittany Webb, Sports Editor Posted 9:20 AM EST, Fri., Sept. 23, 2016 Howard University has been raved as “The Mecca” for decades. It is home of The Long Walk and home to the legacies of greats that have come and gone. One of those greats is fellow hip-hop mogul, businessman and Howard Bison Sean “P. Diddy”…

“Take That, Take That:” Diddy Gives Howard U $1 Million For Scholarship
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“Take That, Take That:” Diddy Gives Howard U $1 Million For Scholarship

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 10:27 PM EST, Thurs., Sept. 22, 2016 Updated 9:24 AM EST, Fri., Sept. 23, 2016 [{UPDATE} FULL STORY: Sean “P. Diddy” Combs Gifts His Alma Mater] In a surprising announcement at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., music artist, record producer and entrepreneur Sean Diddy Combs has given back to Howard University, the grounds where he…

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