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Actor Chadwick Boseman (The Black Panther) returned to his alma mater Howard University on Saturday, May 12, 2018, to give the 2018 Commencement address. Boseman who graduated from the Mecca 18 years ago has starred in several movies portraying notable Black figures: Jackie Robinson, James Brown and Thurgood Marshall, and Marvel superhero, T’Challa. He walks to the podium…

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Arguably the biggest actor of 2018, the Black Panther himself, Chadwick Boseman, has accepted the honor of delivering Howard University’s 2018 commencement speech in May. Chadwick, who also knocked it out of the park in his award-caliber performances portraying Jackie Robinson in 42 and singer James Brown in Get On Up, is a Howard University alum, exponentially…

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We are unstoppable, another world is possible ✊🏾 #StudentPowerHU pic.twitter.com/V1tT7qsMtm — #StudentPowerHU (@HUResist) April 7, 2018 It’s been a long nine days, but it’s well worth the time for student activists who led a demonstration at Howard University. Lead organizer of HU Resist, Alexis McKenney, tells CNN, who broke the story, “This is a long…

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Happy Founders Day from the members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. on the National Headquarters staff!#DST105 #JoyInOurSisterhood #22Founders pic.twitter.com/YbELKOFSxe — Delta Sigma Theta (@dstinc1913) January 13, 2018 Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is celebrating 105 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service. The second oldest sorority in the Divine i n the National Pan-Hellenic Council…

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Founded 150 years ago, Howard University educated some of the most notable cultural figures today. Here are 10 celebrities who are also proud Howard Bisons. Taraji P. Henson  Before she was a Bison, Taraji P. Henson attended North Carolina A&T. Within a year, the actress transferred to HU after realizing electrical engineering wasn’t her calling.…

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Trey Carswell III is a two-time Howard University graduate who earned his bachelor’s in political science and economics (2011) and master’s in international relations and public administration and policy (2013). “While my academic career took the political route, it was my love for acting and filmmaking that brought me directly to the production industry,” he says.…

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The first full official weekend for college football did not disappoint. Week one had upsets, comebacks, thrillers and heartbreaking injuries. These are the top five stories that you might have missed from this past weekend. Tennessee outlasts Georgia Tech in double overtime Georgia Tech appeared to be about to upset the SEC school in the third…

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Actor and New York Times best-selling author Hill Harper has been a tremendous advocate for Historically Black Colleges and Universities. His latest endeavor has been lending his voice to The Home Depot’s Retool Your School program, which provides these institutions of higher learning with the opportunity to renovate the physical infrastructure of their campuses. On March 10, Harper served as the…

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“Ain’t no telling where I may be/ May see me in D.C.” – Notorious B.I.G   This weekend I’ll make the pilgrimage to Howard University’s homecoming. Located in Washington, D.C., “The Mecca,” which National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates wrote of in Between the World and Me, is holy to its graduates and also Black…

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Shani Hilton Head of U.S. News BuzzFeed News Howard University, B.A. Shani Hilton graduated from Howard University a decade ago. That is all the time she needed to become the head of BuzzFeed News, managing a newsroom of more than 150 reporters and editors based in the U.S. Hilton’s employees reportedly refer to her as “queen.”…

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