We talk with Dr. Frederick about how the campus navigated a historic winter storm and the business perspectives of deferred maintenance on HBCU campuses.
Historically low winter temperatures blasted the east coast earlier this month, and claimed the Howard University campus as one of its highest-profile victims of burst pipes, overworked heating systems and collapsed infrastructure.
My academic home at Florida A&M University (FAMU) was Tucker Hall. The building is situated near the center of FAMU. It is prime real estate, really. It is the closest academic building to The Quad and the main undergraduate library.
Jelani Cobb writes in the New Yorker today about Howard University and its president Wayne A.I. Frederick, offering a long-form feature of Howard’s struggles in a political and social climate which has yielded a Trump presidency, and questions about HBCU identity as it darts in and out of the consciences of America and Black America.
Watch the Mecca make its heart-tugging debut on NBC’s hit drama ‘This Is Us.’
The NCAA Volleyball Committee announced its 64-team bracket where Coach Shaun Kupferberg and the Howard University Women’s Volleyball team drew the top-seeded Penn State Nittany Lions in the opening round. The announcement came Sunday night.
It all started with a suicide attempt eight months later after being diagnosed with major depression and generalized anxiety disorders, and after 10 years of struggling with suicidal thoughts, I could no longer mask my pain.
Tensions continue to mount within Black America about perceived inequities between the federal government’s reaction to America’s current opioid crisis and its near 30-year ‘War On Drugs,’ which sparsely treated and disproportionately incarcerated African Americans in the throes of drug addiction in metropolitan areas.
Taiwan Jones is a student at Howard University who randomly found out that he failed a midterm via Twitter. But who is Taiwan Jones and how his grade was exposed has morphed into a modern-day Black Twitter legend.
No arrests have been made and no evidence has been confirmed at Howard University this evening after reports of an active shooter on campus sent students, faculty and school supporters throughout the country into high alert.
Richard Schottenfeld, a former professor of psychiatry and substance abuse disorder researcher at Yale University, has joined the Howard University faculty as chair of its department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences.
Students at Howard University chanted and sung during a convocation address from former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey this morning, the latest example of HBCU students rejecting and disrupting speeches from government officials both former and current.
Winston-Salem State’s Thursday football practice ended with the usual instructions, for the most part. Players were told to get their rest before Friday’s bus trip to Richmond, what to wear on the bus and to bring their books.