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Arts Journal
“The Work Will Do the Work” ??of the National Arts Marketing Project Conference of Americans for the Arts and
“The Work Will Do the Work” ??
Arts Journal / Posted an hour ago
of the National Arts Marketing Project Conference of Americans for the Arts and the NEA-awarded Fellows Program at ArtsMemphis. He received a B.A. from Amherst College and an M.B.A. in Marketing from Howard University. Email: chris@chris-mcle... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Raising minimum wage will help fight povertyJacksonville OBAMA’S ACHIEVEMENTS He isn’t done A piece this week in The Was
Raising minimum wage will help fight poverty
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 hours ago
Jacksonville OBAMA’S ACHIEVEMENTS He isn’t done A piece this week in The Washington Post about historically black Howard University, my alma mater, reminded me of an intense conversation I had recently with the retired CEO of a major... Read more
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The Daily Record
Dr. Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith | DOCTORS REGIONAL CANCER CENTERthan 20 years of experience in health care. Prior to joining Doctors Regional C
Dr. Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith | DOCTORS REGIONAL CANCER CENTER
The Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
than 20 years of experience in health care. Prior to joining Doctors Regional Cancer Center, Dunmore-Griffith practiced at Howard University Hospital in Washington where she served as interim chair of the department of radiation oncology, on the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Dr. Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith | DOCTORS REGIONAL CANCER CENTERthan 20 years of experience in health care. Prior to joining Doctors Regional C
Dr. Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith | DOCTORS REGIONAL CANCER CENTER
The Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
than 20 years of experience in health care. Prior to joining Doctors Regional Cancer Center, Dunmore-Griffith practiced at Howard University Hospital in Washington where she served as interim chair of the department of radiation oncology, on the... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
New MEDC head seeks unity to work for goalsthe community toward specific economic goals. Dixon spent the past four years
New MEDC head seeks unity to work for goals
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
the community toward specific economic goals. Dixon spent the past four years as the Director of Strategic Initiatives at Howard University in Washington, D.C. and prior to that had experience serving a variety of major brands and international... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Morgan State University designated a 'National Treasure'said in a statement that the National Trust wanted to highlight the importance
Morgan State University designated a 'National Treasure'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
said in a statement that the National Trust wanted to highlight the importance of historically black colleges. Howard University in Washington, D.C. is the only other HBCU with the designation. "We are proud to partner with Morgan... Read more
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SiliconIndia
American Journalist Receives Edgar A Poe Awardawards included Indian American Indira Somani, an Assistant Professor of Journa
American Journalist Receives Edgar A Poe Award
SiliconIndia / Posted yesterday
awards included Indian American Indira Somani, an Assistant Professor of Journalism at the School of Communications, Howard University in Washington, DC where she teaches broadcast journalism courses Read Also: Trump Responds To Hillary... Read more
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Times News
The bison is one thing Washington politicians can agree onword Buffalo in their name, but only a handful adopted the name Bison. Schools
The bison is one thing Washington politicians can agree on
Times News / Posted yesterday
word Buffalo in their name, but only a handful adopted the name Bison. Schools such as Bucknell University in Lewisburg; Howard University in Washington, D.C.; and North Dakota State showed wisdom in their formative years by making the bison... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Natchez Early College Academy Fun Day to help raise money for trip to Washington, D.C.and literary background aspects. Some stops on the trip include the Arlington
Natchez Early College Academy Fun Day to help raise money for trip to Washington, D.C.
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
and literary background aspects. Some stops on the trip include the Arlington National Cemetery, the Pentagon, Howard University, the National Mall, the Statute of Liberty and the national Sept. 11 Memorial. At the April 14 board... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian-American journalist receives Edgar A Poe awardreporting track. Among the judges for journalism awards included Indian Americ
Indian-American journalist receives Edgar A Poe award
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
reporting track. Among the judges for journalism awards included Indian American Indira Somani, an Assistant Professor of Journalism at the School of Communications, Howard University in Washington, DC where she teaches broadcast journalism cour... Read more
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Brandon Sun
'Like a revolving door': B.C. Lions' third-string QB McGhee knows pressure is onand ran with it. Opportunities can happen for anyone. You've just got to be rea
'Like a revolving door': B.C. Lions' third-string QB McGhee knows pressure is on
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and ran with it. Opportunities can happen for anyone. You've just got to be ready for it." The six-foot-three, 208-pound Howard University product was among a group of predominantly first- and second-year players taking part in the Lions' recent... Read more
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The Hindu
Indian-American journalist recieves Edgar A Poe awardawards included Indian American Indira Somani, an Assistant Professor of Journa
Indian-American journalist recieves Edgar A Poe award
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
awards included Indian American Indira Somani, an Assistant Professor of Journalism at the School of Communications, Howard University in Washington, DC where she teaches broadcast journalism courses. Keywords: Indian-American journalist,... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
President Barack Obama's final White House Correspondents' Dinner ends with a mic dropfun and games, though. 18 scholarships were handed out by the White House Corre
President Barack Obama's final White House Correspondents' Dinner ends with a mic drop
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
fun and games, though. 18 scholarships were handed out by the White House Correspondents' Association in partnership with Howard University, Northwestern University, Columbia University, University of Missouri, University of California at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dietitian on aisle four: Grocery stores are calling in health expertsour very best and hopefully they will receive it," said Woolbright, who earned
Dietitian on aisle four: Grocery stores are calling in health experts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
our very best and hopefully they will receive it," said Woolbright, who earned a doctorate in nutritional science at Howard University. "What I think is store nutrition programs — if they're done right — can help weed through the many... Read more
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Philly.com
Armstrong: Harris Wofford is one lucky guyhas had a distinguished career in public service. He chaired the Democratic Par
Armstrong: Harris Wofford is one lucky guy
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
has had a distinguished career in public service. He chaired the Democratic Party. He was the first white man to attend Howard University Law School. He marched in Selma and Montgomery ,and was an adviser on civil rights to President Kennedy.... Read more
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Black Press USA
WATCH: Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls Launch Makes Historyin the House of Representatives to focus on Black women and girls. The official
WATCH: Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls Launch Makes History
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
in the House of Representatives to focus on Black women and girls. The official celebration, on April 28, began with two panels and ended with a reception and words of encouragement. Howard University News Service reporter Ashley Guster was... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
AP National News Calendarafter the market closes. THURSDAY, MAY 5 Merck & Co. reports quarterly financ
AP National News Calendar
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
after the market closes. THURSDAY, MAY 5 Merck & Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens. FRIDAY, MAY 6 No events of note. SATURDAY, MAY 7 President Barack Obama gives the commencement address at Howard U... Read more
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Washington City Paper
At What Price?: Amidst pristine high-rises and condemned buildings are thousands of poorly maintained low-rent units in limbo.in October, when they began receiving flyers for surveys from Zalco Realty, whi
At What Price?: Amidst pristine high-rises and condemned buildings are thousands of poorly maintained low-rent units in limbo.
Washington City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
in October, when they began receiving flyers for surveys from Zalco Realty, which manages the building on behalf of Howard University. One resident, who spoke to City Paper on the condition of anonymity, says she was put off by a question... Read more
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NBC News
Chicago Twins Get 62 College Acceptances, Score More Than $1M in Scholarshipsenough for most of the schools I got accepted to," she told NBC News. Among th
Chicago Twins Get 62 College Acceptances, Score More Than $1M in Scholarships
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
enough for most of the schools I got accepted to," she told NBC News. Among the many colleges one or both twins got into: Howard University, Western Kentucky University, Northern Illinois University, and the University of Alabama. They applied to... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Come help support NECA academic excursionState Capitol -Civil Rights Memorial Center Washington, DC -Arlington Nation
Come help support NECA academic excursion
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
State Capitol -Civil Rights Memorial Center Washington, DC -Arlington National Cemetery (The Pentagon) -Howard University -Six Flags America -Fashion Centre at Pentagon City Mall New York City -Statue of Liberty -National... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Toyota returns to the eco-infused Broccoli City Festival featuring an all-star line-up of music artists and sustainability inspirationa group of celebrities and sustainability experts who advocate for green living
Toyota returns to the eco-infused Broccoli City Festival featuring an all-star line-up of music artists and sustainability inspiration
The Auto Channel / Posted 6 days ago
a group of celebrities and sustainability experts who advocate for green living, including Sleepy Hollow actor and Howard University alum Lance Gross, celebrity personal trainer, Ron "Boss" Everline, and green blogger Yoli Ouiya. The TGI... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Telling history lies to ease consciencefor those who have something to lose, those who have an investment in status qu
Telling history lies to ease conscience
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
for those who have something to lose, those who have an investment in status quo. I'm reminded of an anecdote about a Howard University professor who visited the Soviet Union in the 1930s. He explained to his hosts that some "Negroes" were... Read more
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CBS News
A doctor's unique perspective after cancer and a strokewanted to be a doctor. She earned degrees in biology and physics, a masters deg
A doctor's unique perspective after cancer and a stroke
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
wanted to be a doctor. She earned degrees in biology and physics, a masters degree in public health, got her M.D. from The Howard University School of Medicine and did a residency in general pediatrics at Tulane University. It was during her... Read more
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Philly.com
Girl jumped at school shouldn't have had to die like thata conscientious student. "If other people got into fights, she would try to br
Girl jumped at school shouldn't have had to die like that
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
a conscientious student. "If other people got into fights, she would try to break them up," said Alexandria Rogers, a Howard University student and a friend of Amy's. "She would try to make sure that they didn't get into fights. She was not in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Louis Farrakhan Fast Factsestimates between 450,000 and 600,000 attend. April 1999 - Prostate cancer re-
Louis Farrakhan Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
estimates between 450,000 and 600,000 attend. April 1999 - Prostate cancer re-occurrence requires emergency surgery at Howard University. December 22, 1999 - Preaches a message of racial and religious harmony for all cultures. His new outlook... Read more
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Orange County Register
A glance at the leading candidates for U.S. Senate in CaliforniaOrange County Kamala Harris • Age, birthplace: 51; Oakland • Party: Democrati
A glance at the leading candidates for U.S. Senate in California
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
Orange County Kamala Harris • Age, birthplace: 51; Oakland • Party: Democratic • Education: Bachelor’s degree, Howard University, 1986; law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1989 • Experience: Elected... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
WATCH LIVE: First debate for U.S. Senate candidatesBIRTH DATE, BIRTHPLACE - 51; Oct. 20, 1964; Oakland, California PARTY - Democr
WATCH LIVE: First debate for U.S. Senate candidates
KSBW Salinas / Posted 8 days ago
BIRTH DATE, BIRTHPLACE - 51; Oct. 20, 1964; Oakland, California PARTY - Democratic EDUCATION - Bachelor's degree from Howard University, 1986; law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1989 EXPERIENCE - Elected... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
A glance at leading candidates for US Senate in CaliforniaBIRTH DATE, BIRTHPLACE - 51; Oct. 20, 1964; Oakland, California PARTY - Democr
A glance at leading candidates for US Senate in California
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 days ago
BIRTH DATE, BIRTHPLACE - 51; Oct. 20, 1964; Oakland, California PARTY - Democratic EDUCATION - Bachelor's degree from Howard University, 1986; law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1989 EXPERIENCE - Elected... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Old Dominion University names new residence hall after first African-American Rectorfirst honorary member of the Coalition of Black Faculty and Administrators. He
Old Dominion University names new residence hall after first African-American Rector
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 8 days ago
first honorary member of the Coalition of Black Faculty and Administrators. He was recognized by the Governor of Virginia. Howard University and Virginia State University also honored him as a distinguished alumnus, and he was granted an honorary... Read more
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WestportNow
Neighborhood Studios to Honor Westport’s Jacobsgraduates have gone on to attend colleges, such as: Berklee College of Music, A
Neighborhood Studios to Honor Westport’s Jacobs
WestportNow / Posted 8 days ago
graduates have gone on to attend colleges, such as: Berklee College of Music, Art Institute, Parsons School of Design, Howard University, The New School, University of Connecticut, University of Massachusetts and Yale. Several graduates have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-old fianceWorld War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first
Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-old fiance
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
World War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first white student to enroll at Washington's Howard University Law School since female suffragists attended in the 1910s. Wofford also became aware of Martin Luther King... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scenea spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scene
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair of the African-American studies program at Howard University, the historically black college in D. C. that claims Thurgood Marshall and Toni Morrison as just some of... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scenea spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scene
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
a spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair of the African-American studies program at Howard University, the historically black college in D. C. that claims Thurgood Marshall and Toni Morrison as just some of... Read more
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Boonville Daily News
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scenea spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scene
Boonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
a spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair of the African-American studies program at Howard University, the historically black college in D. C. that claims Thurgood Marshall and Toni Morrison as just some of... Read more
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Wayne Post
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scenea spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scene
Wayne Post / Posted 9 days ago
a spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair of the African-American studies program at Howard University, the historically black college in D. C. that claims Thurgood Marshall and Toni Morrison as just some of... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scenea spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair
How Veep Brilliantly Took on Race Relations in One Hilarious Scene
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
a spot on that panel ...Anyway, Selina then meets a white woman who is co-chair of the African-American studies program at Howard University, the historically black college in D. C. that claims Thurgood Marshall and Toni Morrison as just some of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Conservatives cloud history to clear consciencefor those who have something to lose, those who have an investment in status qu
Pitts: Conservatives cloud history to clear conscience
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
for those who have something to lose, those who have an investment in status quo. I’m reminded of an anecdote about a Howard University professor who visited the Soviet Union in the 1930s. He explained to his hosts that some “Negroes” were... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former senator reveals he will marry his new male partnerWorld War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first
Former senator reveals he will marry his new male partner
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
World War, he became inspired by the civil rights movement and became the first white student to enroll at Washington's Howard University Law School since female suffragists attended in the 1910s. Wofford also became aware of Martin Luther King... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
TV reality star from Youngstown is campaigning for Donald Trump, her mentorkeeps herself busy as an ordained Baptist minister, and teaches branding and ma
TV reality star from Youngstown is campaigning for Donald Trump, her mentor
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
keeps herself busy as an ordained Baptist minister, and teaches branding and marketing in the executive MBA program at Howard University, her alma mater. She said she visits Youngstown about two or three times a year and will attend the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Campaign Surrogates Vie for the Black Vote at the 2016 NAN conventionask the candidates questions about their policies. Reverend Omarosa O. Manigau
Campaign Surrogates Vie for the Black Vote at the 2016 NAN convention
Black Press USA / Posted 10 days ago
ask the candidates questions about their policies. Reverend Omarosa O. Manigault, a reality star and business professor at Howard University, opened her remarks with a scripture: “The most important name that’s in my name is that of Jesus... Read more
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NBC News
Black & Undocumented: Caribbean Immigrant's Long Fight for Citizenshipthe coalition that advocates for DACA and DAPA. Just before taking the stage,
Black & Undocumented: Caribbean Immigrant's Long Fight for Citizenship
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
the coalition that advocates for DACA and DAPA. Just before taking the stage, Wright tears up as she listened to the Howard University Gospel Choir. "This land is your land, this land is my land, from California to the New York island, ..."... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Yvette Alexander Questions Vince Gray’s Parentingpreviously identified as the “close relative” of the former mayor’s whom Thomps
Yvette Alexander Questions Vince Gray’s Parenting
Washington City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
previously identified as the “close relative” of the former mayor’s whom Thompson paid $10,000 purportedly to pay Howard University students working on the (shadow) campaign. (The) FBI affidavit released Friday describes the $10,000... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Gary B. Swift, Charles Village video store owner, dieshospital administration and business from Cornell University. From 1973 to 198
Gary B. Swift, Charles Village video store owner, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
hospital administration and business from Cornell University. From 1973 to 1980, Mr. Swift was a hospital administrator at Howard University Hospital in Washington. He moved back to Baltimore from Rockville in 1980 and opened Videoland, a video... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Affecting music by Baltimore composer marks Freddie Gray anniversaryproved haunting. "Rise" was sturdily performed by Afro Blue (members of this e
Affecting music by Baltimore composer marks Freddie Gray anniversary
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
proved haunting. "Rise" was sturdily performed by Afro Blue (members of this ensemble delivered the many solos stylishly), Howard University Choir, Peabody Community Chorus and Occasional Symphony, sensitively conducted by Joshua Hong. It was a... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Prof. explores complexities of race and religionquestions about her personal views on race, inequality and faith. Royal spoke a
Prof. explores complexities of race and religion
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 12 days ago
questions about her personal views on race, inequality and faith. Royal spoke about her childhood and how her time at Howard University, a historically African-American university, heightened her perception of race. “We are different,... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Jazz Setlist, April 21–27: D.C.’s Best Kept Secretlast Monday of April every year. It's a mammoth triple bill featuring performan
Jazz Setlist, April 21–27: D.C.’s Best Kept Secret
Washington City Paper / Posted 12 days ago
last Monday of April every year. It's a mammoth triple bill featuring performances by three area university big bands: the Howard University Jazz Ensemble, directed by Fred Irby; the University of Maryland Jazz Ensemble, directed by Chris Vadala;... Read more
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Black Press USA
NNPA, Chevrolet Announce 2016 Discover the Unexpected Journalism FellowsBy Freddie Allen (NNPA National News Editor) Sidnee King, a 20 year-old broadc
NNPA, Chevrolet Announce 2016 Discover the Unexpected Journalism Fellows
Black Press USA / Posted 13 days ago
By Freddie Allen (NNPA National News Editor) Sidnee King, a 20 year-old broadcast journalism student at Howard University, admitted that she was nervous about her summer plans, the day before the 2016 “Discover the Unexpected” (DTU) journalism... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Blood Sweat And Heels' Daisy Lewellyn Laid To Rest In LAfans and friends for their love, support and prayers. And the family actually c
Blood Sweat And Heels' Daisy Lewellyn Laid To Rest In LA
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 13 days ago
fans and friends for their love, support and prayers. And the family actually created a scholarship in Lewellyn’s honor at Howard University, her alma mater. She will truly be missed. Check out a few images from the private funeral service and... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
UNC Notes: Former UNC men’s hoops player Cody McDavis honored at White House for community work donein their communities. Joining Davis were Jessica Davidson of the University of
UNC Notes: Former UNC men’s hoops player Cody McDavis honored at White House for community work done
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
in their communities. Joining Davis were Jessica Davidson of the University of Denver and Aurora native Lisa Napper of Howard University. Davis earned his degree from UNC in December 2015, majoring in business/finance. While at UNC, he was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Geri A. Allenwinners at a party in June at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York. Education:
Newsmaker: Geri A. Allen
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
winners at a party in June at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York. Education: Bachelor of Arts degree in jazz studies, Howard University, 1979; master's degree in ethnomusicology, University of Pittsburgh, 1982 Background: After 30 years as a... Read more
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