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  1. Howard University Students Win With Deal On DemandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | CBS Local

    Howard University students were victorious Friday as their nine-day sit-in at the administration building ended when the board of trustees and the administration agreed to give them a greater voice in university decisions. About 400 students with the group HU Resist had occupied an administration building at the historically black university in Washington, DC, after it was revealed that an outside auditor had determined that university employees misappropriated financial aid money from 2007 to 2016.

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  2. Nine-Day Sit-in at Howard University Ends with Majority of Students' Demands MetRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2018 | Yahoo!

    The nine day long student sit-in at Howard University has ended Friday after the board of trustees and administration agreed to meet most of the students' demands.

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  3. Howard University students end occupation of administration buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | University Business

    Howard University students and officials announced an end Friday to a lengthy occupation of the administration building at the historically black college, a student protest that put a spotlight on long-simmering grievances. The deal between university trustees and students promises that students will be involved in reviewing the adequacy of on-campus housing at the Northwest Washington school.

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  4. Howard Students Staging Sit-in at Administration BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | NBC Washington

    Students are sitting in at the Howard University Administration Building a day after the revelation of an internal investigation that found the financial aid office misappropriated university-based grants to some university employees. Six Howard University employees were fired last year, school President Wayne Frederick said Wednesday, but the students are just learning about it.

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  5. Move Over Joanne, There's A New Scammer On CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    The internet is going nuts over the news of Howard University student, Tyrone Hankerson Jr. 's financial aid scam. How did he do it? Why? Here's what we know.

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  6. Survivor: Ghost Island Castoff James Lim Speaks OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | CBS Local

    ... American History and Culture is testing a pilot program that lets people enter with timed-entry passes. Howard University Fires 6 After Financial Aid Investigation An investigation from 2007 to 2016 found that some Howard employees received tuition ...

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  7. Howard University President Confirms Financial Aid Scandal In Address To SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Vibe

    Howard University 's current president Wayne A.I. Frederick confirmed Wednesday that members of the university abused the students' financial aid funding for their own personal needs, and were removed from their positions. "Hearing about the mishandling of funds at the University can be difficult to process," wrote President Frederick in a statement on the school's website.

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  8. Howard U. says six were fired for misappropriating fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | University Business

    Howard University President Wayne Frederick said Wednesday that six people had been fired in Sept. 2017 for allegedly misappopriating funds, but questions still remain one day after an anonymous whistleblower said the financial aid office stole $1 million.

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  9. Howard University Fires 6 After Financial Aid InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | CBS Local

    ... greatly from the continued contributions of the men and women who have served. Connect with us: Facebook Howard University Fires 6 After Financial Aid Investigation An investigation from 2007 to 2016 found that some Howard employees received tuition ...

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  10. After financial aid scam, it's time for Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    Howard University, the historically black university located in Washington has dealt with controversy after controversy with respect to its treatment of their students, specifically housing accommodations on campus. An internal investigation found that for nine years between 2007 and 2016, some employees who took classes at the university received both tuition benefits to cover the cost of classes and were receiving university grants.

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  11. Howard University President Addresses Firing Of School Employees...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2018 | Essence Magazine

    Several employees from Howard University have been terminated following the conclusion of an ongoing internal investigation that found evidence of misappropriated financial aid funds allegedly totaling $1 million. Past and present HU students took to social media in an uproar on Wednesday morning, after an anonymous story was shared on Medium that included screenshots of records supposedly serving as proof of the theft accusations.

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  12. What is going on at Howard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | It's My Mind

    ... College lost its accreditation and sent it's President and director of financial aid into federal court. Howard University on the other hand is a very important Historically Black College located in the nation's capitol. It has a law school that ...

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  13. Howard University says 6 were fired for misappropriating fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | CBS News

    Howard University President Wayne Frederick said Wednesday that six people had been fired in Sept. 2017 for allegedly misappopriating funds, but questions still remain one day after an anonymous whistleblower said the financial aid office stole $1 million.

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  14. Howard University employees fired for allegedly misusing financial aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    University President Wayne Frederic said an investigation revealed that between 2007 and 2016 several employees who had received both tuition remissions - or reductions - as well as university-funded grants - took advantage of their combined aid packages that went beyond the cost of attendance, resulting in "inappropriate" refunds. The employees allegedly pocketed the excess money.

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  15. 6 Fired At Howard University For Misconduct Involving Need-Based Tuition FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Mishandling of financial aid funds at Howard University led to a furious response from students and alumni. Wayne Frederick, the school's president, is pictured here in 2017.

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  16. Howard University fires six employees after probe into misappropriated fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Washington Post

    Six employees of Howard University were fired for "gross misconduct and neglect of duties" after school officials discovered that financial aid money had been misappropriated, school leaders confirmed Wednesday. A university investigation discovered that for nine years - from 2007 to 2016 - some employees who received tuition benefits to cover the cost of taking classes were also receiving university grants.

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  17. Howard Univ. Employees Fired for Misappropriating Financial Aid FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | NBC Philadelphia

    The president of Howard University said Wednesday that employees were found to have inappropriately taken financial aid funds. Six people were fired.

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  18. Howard University Fired 6 Employees For Allegedly Stealing $1 Million From Financial Aid FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Perez Hilton

    Tyrone Hankerson , that is; one of the six Howard University employees who was fired last year after an internal investigation found that several employees were stealing grants from the school. University president Wayne Frederick released a statement on Wednesday confirming an outside auditor found that the financial aid office had misappropriated university-based grants to a number of employees.

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  19. Brunch to be hosted in honor of Bridgeport fraternity memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    ... of the fraternity has been in Bridgeport since 1952. The nonprofit organization was founded in 1911 at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Charlie B. Tisdale, a member of the fraternity's Bridgeport chapter, will be honored at the brunch from 1 ...

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  20. OMG: Howard University's Financial Aid Scandal Has Folks Ready To Square UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    On Wednesday, it was announced that six employees have been fired following an investigation of misappropriation of financial aid funds. Howard University president Wayne A.I. Frederick made the announcement amidst a whistleblower's Medium.com post, which has since been taken down.

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