Tag: Howard University

HU Announces Commencement 2020 Plans

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.

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COVID-19: The Science Versus The Politics

Who are you listening to and why?

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Quarantine Reading Suggestions

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THE JOURNEY: “Howard University Hospital Frontline Responders”

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.

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Black Men, Masks and the COVID-19 Pandemic

How do we stay safe… while trying to stay safe during the pandemic?

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COVID-19 First Responders & Medical Staff

Nurses and medical staff take us inside the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in DC

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THE JOURNEY: “COVID-19: A Conversation with Dr. Siham M. Mahgoub”

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.

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Stress and Anxiety During the Coronavirus Crisis

Best ways to address stress and anxiety related to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Donald Glover AKA Childish Gambino Drops New Album

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THE JOURNEY: “Dr Okoye on the Power of Melanin”

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.

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Coronavirus Crises Information

As the Coronavirus threat increases, we give you the latest information to help you stay safe.

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The Black Vote And The 2020 Presidential Election

Discussion around the black voter in South Carolina after the Democratic debate.

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THE JOURNEY: “The Service Continues – Sydney Montgomery, Executive Student Director, HUASB 2020”

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.

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Howard Bison Swim to New Heights

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 2/20 – Birthday Wishes For Rihanna!

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.

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Howard University and The Shakespeare Theatre Company

Baldwin: A Living Celebration, celebrating the legacy of James Baldwin.

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Gayle King vs. Snoop Dogg and the Kobe Bryant Interview

The complex dynamics of the Kobe Bryant interview by CBS news anchor Gayle King.

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THE JOURNEY: “Lester Holt – An Anchor for Our Times”

President Wayne Frederick talks with veteran newscaster and award-winning NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt.

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Black History Moment: The History of the Harlem Renaissance

Howard University scholars discuss the origins and impact of the Harlem Renaissance.

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Political Roundtable: President Trump Acquitted and the State of the Union

Analysis of the impeachment trial acquittal of President Trump and the State Of The Union address.

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HU Receives $10M From Martha And Bruce Karsh

“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.

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Race, The President, The Impeachment Trial

A new poll examines the attitudes of African-American about President Trump and the direction of the country.

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THE JOURNEY: “Dr. Art Dawkins – Building an Incubator for World-class Practitioners”

President Wayne Frederick talks with Dr. Art Dawkins who for decades led the Howard University music program in Jazz Studies.

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Reparations: Is The Time Right Now?

Discussion about the complexities of reparations for the descendants of slaves in America.

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THE JOURNEY: “STEM and Minorities in Higher Education”

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).

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THE JOURNEY: “Dr. Eleanor Traylor – Village Values and City Ways”

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.

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THE JOURNEY: “Gloria Washington, Ph.D. – Teach Me How to Code”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Howard University, Dr. Gloria Washington.

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America… After Impeachment

Where does America go after the impeachment of President Trump?

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THE JOURNEY: “Annemieke Martinez – Finding a Cure for Sickle Cell at Howard U”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Annemieke Martinez, Assistant Vice President and Deputy Chief Financial Officer at Howard University.

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Top Stories Roundtable Analysis

Panel examines the top trending news stories of the week

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THE JOURNEY: “Kim M. Lewis, Ph.D. – A Serious Matter: Highlighting Black Women Physicists”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Kim Michelle Lewis, Ph.D., Howard University’s Associate Dean for Research, Graduate Programs, and Natural Sciences.

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THE JOURNEY: “Jewel Ham – A Student Advocate for Arts Integration”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with Jewel Ham, a jubilant fine arts major, graphic media, digital arts journalism minor and honor student at Howard University.

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Howard University Year End Conversation With Dr. Wayne Frederick

Howard University President, Dr. Wayne Frederick talks about 2019 and expectations for 2020.

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THE JOURNEY: “The Nobility of Surgery: Dr. Edward E. Cornwell, III”

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.

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THE JOURNEY: “The Honorable Isiah “Ike” Leggett – History is Present in All That We Do”

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.

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HU Students Join DC Fire and EMS for Lifesaving Mission

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THE JOURNEY: “Black Girls Do Code: Allison Bryant, Ph.D.”

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.

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Recognizing The Signs Of Domestic Violence

Would you know the signs of domestic violence if you saw them?

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THE JOURNEY: “Congressman Elijah E. Cummings – A Man of the People”

President Frederick and his guest The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings explore a journey of justice, opportunity and self-confidence.

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THE JOURNEY: “Howard University’s Bison STEM Scholars Program”

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.

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Howard University Doing Big Things With Amazon Studios

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THE JOURNEY: “Higher-Ed Law and Order”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with General Counsel and Secretary of the Board of Trustees, Florence Prioleau.

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Opera Phenom Jessye Norman Dies

 Jessye Norman, the international opera star, dead at 74

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THE JOURNEY: “Nutured at the Capstone: Howard University’s Pre-Professional Scholars”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with three Pre-Professional Scholars: Emanuel Demissie, Ananda Collins, and Nyra Lownes-Alexander.

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The Criminalization of Black Girls

Documentary looks at the criminalization of black girls and the school to prison pipeline.

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Engaging Our Community in Cleaning Up The Environment

The Howard University Student Led non-profit organization is participating in the 2019 International Beach Cleanup.

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THE JOURNEY: “Mission-Driven Philanthropy: Howard University Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations”

Dr. Wayne Frederick chats with David Bennett, the Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations at Howard University.

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Forward! 2019 HU Homecoming Schedule And Theme

“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.

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THE JOURNEY: Part II “Shattering Twin Barriers: Howard’s Second-ever Female Howard University Student Association (HUSA) President and Vice President”

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).

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Understanding Substance Abuse Recovery

Finding the path to substance abuse recovery in the modern age.

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