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Howard University Speaks Out Against Dec. 4 Vote On ‘East End Act’

Originally posted on The Hilltop in my position as News Editor. Less than a month after celebrating its 150th anniversary, Howard University’s College of Medicine is in danger. A D.C. council vote on Dec. 4 may finalize approval of a bill that would jeopardize the future of Howard University Hospital as well as the medical,…
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‘Stink Bombs’ On Main Campus Spark Conversation On Campus Facilities

Originally on Howard University’s student newspaper, The Hilltop  in my position as News Editor. By Chanté Russell, Managing Editor and Daja E. Henry, News Editor A disruption of classes on Howard University’s main campus sparked conversation about the current conditions of facilities. Many students noticed a peculiar rotten smell around campus on the afternoon of Wednesday, Nov. 28. The stench, which…
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Howard University Football Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Originally posted on The Hilltop, in my position as News Editor. By Daja E. Henry As the Homecoming football game approached, alumni of the football team, former cheerleaders, coaches and friends of the Howard University Athletic department gathered on Thursday to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the football program with the opening of the “Legends…
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Howard University’s 151st Opening Convocation Urges Critical Thinking

Originally posted on The Hilltop in my position as News Editor. Friday, Sept. 21, Howard University held its 151st Opening Convocation, with “NBC Nightly News” anchor Lester Holt delivering the Convocation address. Holt is an Emmy award-winning journalist, and the first African American to solo anchor a weekday nightly news program on a major network.…
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#BringBackMsDudley: Release Of SOC Employee Calls University To Action

Originally posted on The Hilltop. By Daja E. Henry, News Editor (@dajaehenry)  Carol Dudley was in the middle of an advising session when she got the call Friday afternoon. The former student she was advising had a hard time finding work post-graduation and she sought Ms. Dudley’s help, so she came down from Canada and…
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Howard’s Campus Media Denied Access To Bookstore Conversation With Charlamagne Tha God

Originally on Howard University News Service. Every year, Howard Homecoming season brings celebrity appearances and a slew of alumni to its campus. On Thursday, Oct. 25, the Howard University Bookstore hosted a talk with the Breakfast Club cohost Charlamagne Tha God and Angela Rye on breaking free from fears and anxiety, as part of of…
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