Howard University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Three men shot near Columbia Heights in Northwest WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Three men were shot Sunday night on a residential street near Columbia Heights in Northwest Washington, according to D.C. police. The shootings occurred abut 8:40 p.m. in the 700 block of Gresham Place NW, a few blocks from the northern edge of the Howard University campus.

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  2. Nicholas Payton 'The Egyptian Second Line'Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... constructed from the end vamp of a tune I wrote for Dr. Greg Carr (chair of African-American studies at Howard University) called, 'Kimathi.' Throughout the piece, you can hear my turntablist, DJ Lady Fingaz, scratching a sample I chopped from one ...

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  3. Twins get accepted into 40 colleges between them, receiving $900K in scholarship offersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | KCRG

    ... schools -- North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, North Carolina, and Howard University in Washington, D.C. "They do have to make a decision very soon," their mother said, noting that the deadlines are in May and ...

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  4. Reviving baseball in African-American communitiesRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... watched the decline over the years, as the baseball coach at the University of the District of Columbia, Howard University, an instructor for several high school programs and an amateur baseball umpire. "It's hard," said Williams , currently ...

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  5. 'You perpetrated a lie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... for her bachelor's degree, then went on to get her Master of Fine Arts from the historically black college Howard University in Washington, DC. Dolezal had married Kevin Moore in 2000, when he was a medical student at Howard University. They ...

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  6. LaGrange twins land $900k worth of scholarship offersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... schools -- North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, North Carolina, and Howard University in Washington, D.C. "They do have to make a decision very soon," their mother said, noting that the deadlines are in May and ...

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  7. Ohio State basketball in top four for high-scoring grad transfer James DanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    James Daniel, a guard from Howard University, has the Buckeyes in his top four, according to a report from Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Daniel also has Michigan, Tennessee and DePaul among his finalists.

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  8. Think the whuppings you got were necessary? Did slaves think differently?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... was my belief. Then, almost 20 years, I read The Washington Post article "A Good Whuppin? " that quoted a Howard University professor who said Africans didn't punish their children the way African-Americans punish theirs. More recently I learned ...

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  9. Chicago Student Earns Acceptance From 23 Black UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | NewsOne

    Founded in 1867, Howard University is one of the elite HBCU's in the country, but revenue and administration problems plague the instititution and threaten its status. Photo by Founded in 1867, Howard University is one of the elite HBCU's in the country, but revenue and administration problems plague the instititution and threaten its status.

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  10. susan_svrlugaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    On Friday afternoon, 13 Howard University law professors signed a letter supporting the school's president and provost and saying they were not given enough notice that a vote of no confidence would be taken. On Monday, the chairman of the Faculty Senate, Taft Broome, wrote to the faculty announcing that the faculty council, a leadership group of the Senate, had voted no confidence in Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick and Provost Anthony Wutoh because of concerns including leadership, ongoing financial problems and a lack of transparency.

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  11. Broadband access in spotlight at Ella Baker Day 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Daily Dispatch

    ... to advocate for expansion of broadband services. "This is important." Walter Lowe, professor of physics at Howard University, said he was originally from Halifax County and made his way to the faculty of Howard University by way of North Carolina ...

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  12. Continue reading Know the truth of Dallas' hidden history, and be set free to healRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    From the U.S. Naval Training Center in Bainbridge, Md., where Williams integrated the Navy Dental Corps, to studying at Howard University, one of the most prestigious black institutions of higher learning in the world, Williams was a disciplined, straight-A student, eager to map out his next career move. As a newly trained dentist, Williams could have chosen to go anywhere in America and establish a practice.

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  13. US Curtailing H-1B Visas For Computer ProgrammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | I programmer

    ... share of the H-1B visas. The map below is based on research by Ron Hira, an associate professor at Howard University, who has done extensive research on the H-1B program and collected data through Freedom of Information Act requests. The policy memo ...

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  14. TVONE Speaks With Civil Rights Law Expert Kristen Clark on Jeff Sessions' Police Reform PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Weekend

    ... Deitz and Dr. Gregory Carr, associate professor and chair of the department of African American studies at Howard University , about the controversy surrounding former National Security Adviser Susan L. Rice. Rice has been accused of identifying ...

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  15. Secretary Zinke Appoints Skipwith and MacGregor to key Interior postsRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... international experience in both the public and private sectors and nonprofits. Skipwith is graduate of Howard University and earned a J.D. from the University of Kentucky. She is a licensed member of the Kentucky Bar. Katharine MacGregor will serve ...

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  16. Pop-up bars to classic liquor: An evening with D.C. cocktail king Derek BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... bar and provides an escape from the unseasonably cold in the bustling Shaw neighborhood on 7th Street near Howard University. Brown finds the email from his publicist, linking to a recent story about the bar by Voice of America - in Russian. "They ...

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  17. US tells companies not to overlook qualified AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... full of major loopholes, the U.S. government hasn't vigorously enforced them," longtime critic Ron Hira, a Howard University professor, said in an email. "I suspect that many H-1B dependent firms are not complying with good faith recruiting ...

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  18. Don't 'Misuse' H-1B Visas: US' Stern Warning To FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... full of major loopholes, the USA government hasn't vigorously enforced them", longtime critic Ron Hira, a Howard University professor, said in an email. "And if it squeezes out people out at the bottom, then so be it". If you would like to discuss ...

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  19. Howard U. faculty leaders vote no confidence in university president a " while others objectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Faculty leaders at Howard University voted no confidence in the school's president and provost, according to the chairman of the faculty senate, citing concerns about financial problems, lack of transparency and failures of leadership. The faculty council, a leadership group of the full faculty senate, voted no confidence in Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick and Provost Anthony Wutoh on Friday.

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  20. Inspired by the Past, living in the Present, and wanting a Better Future.Read the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... (of post racialism and colorblindess) is real as she has used her white privilege to immorally sue Howard University and scapegoat black people in her recent comments for her overt deceptions. Her words trying to compare herself to others is an ...

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