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Howard University announced Phylicia Rashad as their new Dean of their newly established College of Fine Arts. Here are a few fun facts about Phylicia Rashad and how she will benefit Howard University students as the Dean of the College of Fine Arts. 

It’s homecoming season, which means everyone is preparing for the a brief week of freedom from academia and life in general.   For most Historically Black Colleges and Universities, it’s the weekend events that people look forward to the most. The weekend events, like tailgate and all the parties, have the most alcohol, the most […]

Jason Goolsby is suing the city of D.C. for assault, battery and failing to prevent false imprisonment by Metropolitan Police Department officers. After footage surfaced of the black college student being forcibly detained by D.C. police in Eastern Market went viral last year, many flooded the streets to protest the injustice. According to reports, the incident […]

Nick Cannon has played a student on screen, but this time around, it’s the real thing. The turban rocking-host announced via social media over the weekend that he’ began his matriculation at prestigious Howard University in Washington, D.C. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJV-IL7jfjt/ Nick will join the likes of Toni Morrison, Thurgood Marshall, Stokely Carmichael and more as honorable Howard […]

Despite criticism, the project is moving forward and recently received a release date, a summary, and a poster.

Seniors gearing up for graduation at Howard University can breathe a little easier now; the Mecca is implementing a new practice that will surely lower some of those Sallie Mae student loans. Starting next year, the university will cover 50 percent of a student’s final semester if they graduate early or on time. Now there’s […]

A Howard University student took to social media to document the police brutality he says he experienced during a traffic stop in Washington, D.C. Jeremy Gordon, 27, posted the above picture to his Instagram, pleading with followers to share his story in an effort to curb the excessive force often used by police officers. He paired the […]