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A Syrian Love Story

By McKenzie Marshall, Contributing Writer A screening of Sean McAllister’s “A Syrian Love Story” was hosted by The Frontline Club on Wednesday, September 24 to show people what’s really happening in Syria.  The screening was followed by a panel discussion. The film focused on a Syrian family struggling to keep their family together during a revolution of over throwing the Assad regime. McAllister followed the couple … Continue reading A Syrian Love Story

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The Homecoming Step Show Goes All Out

By Daja Henry, Contributing Writer In the midst of a gloomy Homecoming, Howard University students trekked to the Daughters of the American Revolution Constitution Hall on Saturday, October 3rd for the Greek Step Show. Many hoped for this show to revive the frail Homecoming spirit after a cold, rainy day that began with a disappointing loss by the Howard University football team. At the start … Continue reading The Homecoming Step Show Goes All Out

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National Voter Registration Day Comes to Howard University

By Daja Henry, Contributing Writer On Tuesday, September 22, National Voter Registration Day took place at Howard University.  The purpose of the event was to get Howard students registered to vote for the upcoming presidential election in 2016 and to get them to realize the impact their votes can have.  The event was organized by the Howard University College of Arts and Sciences Transcend Council.  … Continue reading National Voter Registration Day Comes to Howard University

Howard University Students, Community Leaders Set to March From Campus to National Mall on October 10

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Howard University student body will begin their march for justice to the National Mall with the following renowned organizations, Black Lawyers for Justice (Malik Zulu Shabazz as President) and the New Black Panther Party (Hashim Nzinga as National Chairman). The preliminary meeting convenes at 2400 Sixth Street Northwest, 7-10:30 a.m to rally for student power. Hundreds of thousands of other justice seeking … Continue reading Howard University Students, Community Leaders Set to March From Campus to National Mall on October 10

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Wanda Henderson: The Woman Behind the Business

By Monesha Woods

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“Come on in, baby!” These words were heard upon entering Wanda’s on 7th from the salon’s owner and namesake, Wanda Henderson, on a cold February morning. Though the brisk air followed inside the shop, it was quickly contradicted by Henderson’s warm, inviting presence. It was Monday, Feb. 23, and while most salons are typically empty at this time, Wanda’s on 7th, which sat between S and T Streets in the Shaw neighborhood, was filled with both men and women tending to their salon needs.

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