Tag: Howard University
We will host a “Virtual Ceremony for the Conferring of Degrees in Course” on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 11 a.m. This is approximately the same time you would have been awarded your degrees on the Upper Quadrangle.
Tags: Howard University, Howard University commencement 2020, Howard University commencement 2020 plans, President Wayne A.I. Frederick
Who are you listening to and why?
Tags: CO, Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, Dr. William Spriggs, Economist, Howard University, Infectious Disease
Tags: Alex Haley, Autobiography, Black Authors, books, Candice Carty-Williams, DC, Howard University, Kahlil Gibran, Malcolm X, Michael Arceneaux, Novels, Quarantine, Rakim, Reading, Stretch Garrett, WHUR
President Frederick speaks with Dr. Maureen Bell, Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Howard University Hospital and Fernandez Blackshear, a Charge Nurse in the Emergency Department at Howard University Hospital.
Tags: Dr. Maureen Bell, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Emergency Department Howard University Hospital, Fernandez Blackshear, Howard University, Howard University Hospital, President Frederick, WHUR
How do we stay safe… while trying to stay safe during the pandemic?
Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Department of Sociology & Criminology, Dr. Terri Adams, Howard University, racial profiling
Nurses and medical staff take us inside the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in DC
Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Debra Washington, Dept. of Surgery, Div. of Trauma & Critical Care, First Responders, health, Howard University, Kenyatta Hazelwood, The District of Columbia Nurses Association, Trauma Program Director, United Medical Center Nurse and Vice President
Dr. Wayne Frederick discusses COVID-19 with Dr. Siham Mahgoub, an Assistant Professor in the Howard University College of Medicine and a consultant in the Infectious Disease Division of the Howard University Hospital Department of Medicine.
Tags: Coronavirius, COVID-19, Dr. Siham M. Mahgoub, Howard University, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Best ways to address stress and anxiety related to the coronavirus outbreak.
Tags: COVID-19, Dr. Thomas Mellman, Howard University, Stress and Anxiety During the Coronavirus Crisis
Tags: 96.3, Childish Gambino, Donald Glover, Hip Hop, Howard University, new album, new music, R&B, Stretch, WHUR
On this episode of “The Journey,” Dr. Wayne Frederick discusses the treatment of patients with pigmented skin with Dr. Ginette Okoye, the Chair of Dermatology at HUCM.
Tags: Dermatology, Dr. Ginette Okoye, Howard University, Howard University College of Medicine, Preisdnet Frederick, The Journey
As the Coronavirus threat increases, we give you the latest information to help you stay safe.
Tags: Coronavirus Pandemic, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dr. Mark S. Thompson, Howard University
Discussion around the black voter in South Carolina after the Democratic debate.
Tags: Congressional Correspondent, Department of Political Science, Dr. Clarence LuSane, Endorsement, Eva McKend, Howard University, James Clyburn, Joe Biden, Rina Shah, South Carolina Democratic Debate, Spectrum Networks, Women's Public Leadership Network
On this episode of “The Journey,” Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with the Executive Student Director for Howard University’s 2020 Alternative Spring Break program, Sydney Montgomery.
Tags: alternative spring break, ASB 2020, Howard University, President Frederick, Sydney Montgomery, The Journey, WHUR
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She is the embodiment of the gift that keeps on giving, and she doesn’t take a day off, even when that day marks the anniversary of her birth.
Tags: Afternoons with Allison Seymour and Marc Clarke, AMPM Entertainment Report, Coka-Lani, HBO Comedy Special, Howard University, Lovers and Friends Fest, Rihanna, Whitney Houston, Yvonne Orji
Baldwin: A Living Celebration, celebrating the legacy of James Baldwin.
Tags: Bobby Gailes, Howard University, James Baldwin, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Taking it to the Streets, whur fm
The complex dynamics of the Kobe Bryant interview by CBS news anchor Gayle King.
Tags: "The Glow Up", Dr. Natalie Hopkinson-, Gayle King, Howard University, Kobe Bryant, Maiysha Kai, Snoop Dogg, The Root.com
President Wayne Frederick talks with veteran newscaster and award-winning NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt.
Tags: Howard University, Lester Holt, NBC Nightly News, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Howard University scholars discuss the origins and impact of the Harlem Renaissance.
Tags: Black History, Department of Philosophy, Department of Theatre Arts, Dr. Jacoby Carter, Harlem Renaissance, Howard University, Prof. Nefertiti Burton
Analysis of the impeachment trial acquittal of President Trump and the State Of The Union address.
Tags: Democratic Political Strategist, Department of Political Science, Dr. Julianne Malveaux, Economist, Howard University, Political Roundtable, President Trump Acquitted, Ravi Perry, State of the Union
“We are grateful to Martha and Bruce Karsh for their transformative investment and support of our students and our vision to create a diverse workforce of highly-skilled scholars equipped to take on careers in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math,” said President Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA.
Tags: Howard University, Howard University receives largest financial gift ever, HU Receives $10M From Martha And Bruce Karsh
A new poll examines the attitudes of African-American about President Trump and the direction of the country.
Tags: African-American Poll, Atiba Madyun, Douglass Sloan, Dr. Niambi Carter, Howard University, Political Science Professor, Racist, Trump Impeachment Trial, Washington Post-Ipsos Poll
President Wayne Frederick talks with Dr. Art Dawkins who for decades led the Howard University music program in Jazz Studies.
Tags: Dr. Art Dawkins, Howard University, Jazz Historian, Jazz Studies, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Discussion about the complexities of reparations for the descendants of slaves in America.
Tags: Afro-American History, Dr. Dana Williams, Dr. Greg Carr, Howard University, Howard University Graduate School, Interim Dean, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Professor of African-American Literature, reparations, Slavery
Named in 2009 by Time Magazine as one of “The 10 Best College Presidents,” Dr. Freeman Hrabowski leads the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).
Tags: Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, hbcu, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Howard University, President Frederick, UMBC, WHUR
Howard University professor emeritus, scholar and literary critic Dr. Eleanor Traylor talks about growing up in a supportive community and the role of HBCU’s in preparing leaders grounded in the humanities.
Tags: Eleanor Traylor, Howard University, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Howard University, Dr. Gloria Washington.
Tags: Assistant Professor, Computer Scinece Department, Dr. Gloria Washington, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, President Frederick, STEM-based research, The Journey, WHUR
Where does America go after the impeachment of President Trump?
Tags: Department of Political Science, Howard University, Impeachment, Janelle King, Okey K. Enyia, politics, Ravi Perry, Republican Strategist, Trump
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Annemieke Martinez, Assistant Vice President and Deputy Chief Financial Officer at Howard University.
Tags: Annemieke Martinez, Assistant Vice-President, Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Panel examines the top trending news stories of the week
Tags: "American While Black", breast cancer, Dr. Niambi Carter, Gabrielle Union, George Zimmerman, Hair Dye, Hair Straightener, Howard University, Kamala Harris, Melik Abdul, NIH, Republican Political Strategist, Trayvon Martin
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Kim Michelle Lewis, Ph.D., Howard University’s Associate Dean for Research, Graduate Programs, and Natural Sciences.
Tags: Applied Physics, Dr. Kim M. Lewis, Howard University, Physics, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Jewel Ham, a jubilant fine arts major, graphic media, digital arts journalism minor and honor student at Howard University.
Tags: Digital Arts, Fine Arts, Graphic Media, Howard University, Jewel Ham, Journalism, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Howard University President, Dr. Wayne Frederick talks about 2019 and expectations for 2020.
Tags: Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard Football Coach Rob Prince, Howard Forward, Howard University
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with The LaSalle D. Leffall Jr., Professor & Chairman of Surgery at Howard University College of Medicine and Surgeon-in-Chief at Howard University Hospital, Dr. Edward E. Cornwell, III.
Tags: Dr. Edward E. Cornwell, Dr. LaSalle D. Leffall, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, Howard University College of Medicine, President Frederick, Professor & Chairman of Surgery, The Journey, WHUR
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with a two-time Howard alum, and former professor of law, associate dean of The Howard University School of Law, and Montgomery County Executive, The Honorable Isiah “Ike” Leggett.
Tags: Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, Howard University, Howard University School of Law, Isiah “Ike” Leggett, Montgomery County Executive, President Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Tags: DC Fire EMS, fire safety, first alert, Howard University, nbc4, NBC4 Washington, town gown
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Allison Bryant, Ph.D., Associate Professor and the Chair of the Information Systems and Supply Chain Management department at the Howard University School of Business.
Tags: Dr. Allison Bryant, Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Department, President Wayne Frederick, School of Business, The Journey, WHUR
Would you know the signs of domestic violence if you saw them?
Tags: domestic violence, Domestic Violence Advocate, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Dr. Akosa McFadgion, Gigi McMillan, Howard University, Office of Interpersonal Violence, Purple Runway
President Frederick and his guest The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings explore a journey of justice, opportunity and self-confidence.
Tags: Honorable Elijah E. Cummings, Howard University, President Frederick, The Journey, U.S. Representative, WHUR
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Ronald Smith, the director of the Bison STEM Scholars Program and two members of cohort 3, Maya Brown and Devante Kerr.
Tags: Bison STEM Scholars Program, Devante Kerr, Howard University, Maya Brown, President Frederick, Ronald Smith, The Journey, WHUR
Tags: Amazon, Howard University, HU Homecoming, Yardfest
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with General Counsel and Secretary of the Board of Trustees, Florence Prioleau.
Tags: Florence Prioleau, General Counsel, Howard University, President Wayne Frederick, Secretary of the Board of Trustees, The Journey, WHUR
Jessye Norman, the international opera star, dead at 74
Tags: Grammy Awards, Howard University, Opera Phenom Jessye Norman Dies
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with three Pre-Professional Scholars: Emanuel Demissie, Ananda Collins, and Nyra Lownes-Alexander.
Tags: Ananda Collins, Emmanuel Demissie, Howard University, Nyra Lownes-Alexander, Pre-Professional Scholars, President Wayne Frederick, The Journey, WHUR
Documentary looks at the criminalization of black girls and the school to prison pipeline.
Tags: "Push Out: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools", Department of Sociology & Criminology, Dr. Bahiyyah Muhammad, Executive Producer, Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality, Howard University, Inside Out Program, Monique Morris, Rebecca Epstein, Researcher
The Howard University Student Led non-profit organization is participating in the 2019 International Beach Cleanup.
Tags: Bobby Gailes, Howard University, Rachel Clark, Taking it to the Streets, waves of change, whur fm
Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with David Bennett, the Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations at Howard University.
Tags: David Bennett, Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, Howard University, President Frederick, The Journey, Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations, WHUR
“Forward” is a concept that Howard University and all Bison embody. Howard’s community of scholars and leaders are tenacious, constantly driving progress at the University, within local communities and across the globe. Howard’s recently unveiled strategic plan, Howard Forward: 2024, outlines the University’s vision to advance the mission over the next five years. As the Bison community returns to campus with fond memories and proud reflections of the rich Howard legacy, Homecoming is also an opportunity to look ahead toward future accomplishments and milestones to come.
Tags: Howard University, Howard University 2019 Howard Homecoming, Howard University Homecoming 2019
On part two of this episode, Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Taylor Ellison and Raina Henderson, the second-ever female President and Vice-President slate in Howard University Student Association history (or herstory).
Tags: Howard University, HUSA, Part 2, President Frederick, Raina Henderson, Taylor Ellison, The Howard University Student Association, The Journey, WHUR
Finding the path to substance abuse recovery in the modern age.
Tags: Abdul Kargbo, Addiction Counselor, Alcoholism, Certified Addiction Counselor, Director of Clinical Education, Dr. Janice Davis, Dr. Sandra Crewe, drug addiction, Horace Anding, Howard University, Howard University School of Social Work, opioids