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Man Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Howard U. Student

A Washington man has been convicted of first-degree felony murder in the shooting of a Howard University student during a robbery in Mount Rainier.


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Howard University Postpones Tribute to Mandela

A memorial tribute for Nelson Mandela on the campus of Howard University in Washington has been postponed due to inclement weather.


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At Least 5 Injured at Howard U. Homecoming Concert

D.C. Police say at least five people and two officers were injured when crowds rushed the gates during a homecoming concert at Howard University.


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Best College Productions To See This Year In The Washington DC Area

From drama to comedy and serious themes to silly entertainment, the D.C. college theater scene has something for everyone.


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Howard U. President Will Leave at Year’s End

Howard University’s president says he’s stepping down at the end of the year after five years heading the private, historically black university.


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Howard University’s Credit Rating Downgraded

Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded Howard University’s credit rating, citing revenue declines at the historically black college and automatic federal budget cuts from Congress.


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Police Release Surveillance Video of Howard University Assault Suspect

Police have released surveillance footage of a suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault that took place inside a Howard University classroom Monday morning, and are seeking public assistance in identifying and locating the suspect.


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Police: Woman Sexually Assaulted on Howard Campus

District of Columbia police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman inside a Howard University classroom.


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Service Held For Slain Howard University Student

Omar Sykes, a Howard University student who was shot and killed on just before 11:30 p.m. on July 4, was remembered during a memorial service at the Andrew Rankin Chapel Wednesday.


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Delta Sisters Descend on D.C. for Centennial

The Delta Sigma Theta Sorority was founded in 1913 by 22 African-American women at Howard University.