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Opinion: The Beginning of the End of Howard Homecoming’s Glory Days

Howard University alum Julian Kimble mourns over the dilution of the school’s famed homecoming event, Yardfest Ten years ago, The Wire’s third season opened with…

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Vixen Vent: The Beginning of the End of Howard University’s Homecoming’s Glory Days

Ten years ago, The Wire’s third season opened with the destruction of the Franklin Terrace Towers, a collection of high-rise buildings that served as a central locatio…

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Vixen Vent: Am I Too Old For Homecoming?

Homecoming season has started and as a college graduate I haven’t quite decided if I should be excited and ready to embark or depressed…

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Official Vixen Party Guide for Howard Homecoming

The only thing to look forward to when the temperature drops are the schools with the best homecomings so you can relive your undergrad years.

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Howard University Takes Striking Photo To Show Solidarity With Michael Brown And Ferguson

As the racial tensions continue to soar in Ferguson, Mo., many members of the e-community are letting their tweets speak for themselves. Enter Howard University…

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Record Breaking: Howard University Graduates 105 Ph.D’s

Howard University’s 2014 graduation this past Saturday (May 10) was monumental in more ways than one. With countless celebrities—French Montana, Mary J Blige, Bow…

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Watch: Diddy’s 2014 Howard Commencement Speech Live Stream

Diddy woke up like this: dancing to James Brown and preparing to deliver today's (May 10) commencement speech at Howard University. Returning to his alma…

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Celebrity Commencement Speakers for Class of 2014

Graduation is around the corner and if you don’t continue your studies, you’re one step closer to entering the real world. As you pack…

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Howard University Students Upset About Diddy’s Commencement Speech

Who better to deliver this year’s Howard University Commencement speech than business extraordinaire and almost-alumni Sean Combs? The Revolt TV owner was recently asked…

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Phylicia Rashad on ‘Cosby Show’ Comparisons: ‘No Comparison’

If Cosby Show veteran Phylicia Rashad and her TV husband have anything in common, it’s a knack for always speaking her truth. The poised actre…

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Howard Homecoming 2013: Epic…Fail?

When my friend and co-worker asked me to accompany her to Howard University’s Homecoming weekend, I thought “why not?” After all, this was my…

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Report: Multiple Injuries At Howard University’s Homecoming

Reports are coming in that people are forcing their way into the gates at Howard University in Washington, D.C. for its annual Homecoming Festival. One…

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Devon Franklin, Karen Civil, and Yandy Smith to Head Howard University’s Homecoming ‘Entertainment Power Summit’

Howard Homecoming is an ephemeral flash-back for some but a lifetime of memories for everyone who attends. The University is not just hip-hop’s favorite, but…

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Erykah Badu, Trey Songz and More to Perform at Howard’s Homecoming. Are You Going?

Whether you’re an undergraduate, alumni, or visitor when homecoming season rolls around all roads lead to Howard University. The prestigious HBCU has prided itself…

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Do You Have What it Takes to Open For Mary Mary?

Howard University is giving singers in the DMV area a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Legendary gospel sisters, Mary Mary will be headlining HU’s Homecoming Gospel Show.

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Is Howard University Broke? No, Says Student Association President

Is it the end for hip-hop’s favorite university? According to The Washington Post, vice chairman Renee Higginbotham-Brooks told HU’s board of trustees that the management…

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Howard University: ‘Hip-Hop’s Favorite University’ Keeps The People Talking

Howard University must have fine print that comes along with the acceptance letter: “When you go to a school so elite, haters — those who…

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Howard University: ‘Hip-Hop’s Favorite University’ Keeps The People Talking

Howard University must have fine print that comes along with the acceptance letter: “When you go to a school so elite, haters — those who…

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Bill Clinton To Deliver Howard University’s Commencement Speech

Howard University class of 2013 will certainly exercise their bragging rights for having the only president just as popular as Obama delivering their commencement address.
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