Howard University Students React To Former FBI Director Comey Speaking At Convocation

On August 23, Howard University announced that former FBI director James Comey will be speaking at the 2017 Opening Convocation. Additionally, Comey will also speak at Howard several times throughout the school year. News of Comey’s arrival at Howard has sparked mixed reactions among students. Spotlight reporter Siobhan Stewart interviewed Howard students to find out […]

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Howard University’s Afro Blue Performs at National Christmas Tree Lighting

By: Tanasia Smith, Contributing Writer Afro Blue, a jazz ensemble founded at Howard University in 2002 performed for President Obama on Thursday night (Dec. 1) with a range of stars from Chance the Rapper to Yolanda Adams at the National Christmas Tree Lighting in Washington, DC. The group served as the performing choir and provided […]

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HUASA Teams Up with Bread for the City for Giving Tuesday

By: Tanasia Smith, Contributing Writer While Black Friday and Cyber Monday launched the holiday season, Giving Tuesday also created a festive mood. Howard University African Students Association (HUASA) prepared for #GivingTuesday by bagging groceries for low-income families in Washington, D.C. HUASA students returned from the Thanksgiving long weekend instantly in the charitable spirit of the […]

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Farewell Obama

By: Tanasia Smith, Contributing Writer Students at Howard University have begun to bid farewell to the first and only Black president the U.S. has had, President Obama. At the 2016 Election Watch Party held in Blackburn Ballroom by HUSA on November 8 about 200 students watched CNN’s coverage of the historic election. Everyone was nervous […]

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