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Howard University Answers White House Call to Action on College Opportunity

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 04:17
WASHINGTON (January 16, 2014) – As part of the Obama Administration's efforts to increase college opportunity, Howard University has answered the call to make new commitments to increase college opportunity. Led by Interim President Wayne A.I. Frederick, Howard University will expand opportunities for select low-income students in the STEM fields. "Developing a pipeline of students in STEM is in the national interest," Dr. Frederick said. "We are proud of the new initiative and the Center for Academic Excellence's role in guiding the success of this important commitment."
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Howard Professor Receives 2014 Solomon Carter Fuller Award

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 04:17
WASHINGTON (January 10, 2014) – Alumnus William Lawson, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the Howard University College of Medicine, was recently named the 2014 recipient of the prestigious Solomon Carter Fuller Award by the American Psychiatric Foundation (APA).
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Phi Beta Sigma Celebrates a Century of Service

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 04:17
WASHINGTON, DC (January 14, 2014) – Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., has launched a centennial celebration of its founding that began with a ceremony at Howard University on Jan. 9 and will culminate with a Grand Centennial Celebration on campus July 16-20. The service fraternity was founded at Howard in 1914. Last week's kickoff event was a monument groundbreaking and wreath-laying ceremony on the Lower Quadrangle.
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