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Howard University Ransomware Investigation Underway, Classes Canceled

Howard University has canceled classes following a cybersecurity attack from last week. On Monday, the historically Black institution announced that its Enterprise Technology Services (ETS)...

Howard University Taps Tuskegee Study Descendants for COVID-19 Vaccine Campaign

To help dispel concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine, Howard University has recruited descendants of the Tuskegee Experiment to market a new campaign. The campaign involves...

The Least Diverse Field in Science

Climate change impacts underserved communities the most, yet geoscience remains homogenous Within the span of a few months, 2021 saw some of the worst weather...

Nikole Hannah-Jones Declines UNC Chapel Hill’s Tenure Offer, Joins Howard University

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones has declined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's (UNC Chapel Hill) offer for tenure following a two-month-long...

Former Participants Express Concerns with Google’s Pipeline Program for Black College...

Former participants in Google’s Howard West program say the pipeline initiative meant to increase the number of Black students in tech was riddled with...

HBCUs Launch Clinics to Help Administer COVID-19 Vaccines

Howard University opened a clinic on its campus last week to help distribute coronavirus vaccines, joining the ranks of other historically Black colleges and...

Georgetown and Howard Universities Form Partnership Focused on Public Policy

On February 1, leaders at the Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy and Howard University signed a memorandum of understanding to work together...

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Partners with Howard University to Develop More...

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., has launched a new collaboration with Howard University called the Next-Gen Business Partnership. Its goal is...

Student Protesters Continue to Occupy Howard University Administration Building

Mounting frustrations of Howard University (HU) students have culminated in a days-long protest of more than 300 participants inside the historically black university’s administration...