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Executive Director of External Affairs
Michelle Pourciau

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John Gordon, Jr., Director
Office of Communications
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News Archive 2007

The latest news can be found on UDC's News & Media webpage.
Archives: 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005

11/26/07 - University of the District Of Columbia Presents Annual Holiday Concert

11/15/07 - University of the District of Columbia Brings Together Fortune 500 Companies to Participate in Corporate Partners Board

11/7/07 - University of the District of Columbia School of Business and Public Administration Salutes Partners PEPCO, Verizon and DC Human Services

11/6/07 - University of the District of Columbia to Host Reverend Al Sharpton

10/30/07 - Planting Extravaganza Rescheduled


10/19/07 - Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Surprises UDC Students as mtvU “Stand In” Professor

10/17/07 - University of the District of Columbia Foundation, Inc. Announces Scholarship Awards for the 2007-2008 Academic Year 

10/17/07 - University of the District of Columbia & DC Master Gardeners to hold Fall Bulb Planting Extravaganza

10/12/07 - University of the District of Columbia Homecoming Week 2007 – “Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence” 

10/12/07 - University of the District of Columbia Student a Story of Personal Triumph

10/11/07 - UDC and General Physics Corporation awarded $2.9 million Grant from Department of Homeland Security

10/9/07 - University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law Highly Rated in The Princeton Review’s “Best 170 Law Schools: 2008 Edition”

10/5/07 - Legacy of Great Jazz Continues at University of the District of Columbia with JAZZAlive

10/4/07 - University of the District of Columbia to Host an Open Forum - “Migration-Immigration-Globalization” 

9/28/07 - University of the District of Columbia Hosts “Seeds of Change:” DC Earth Charter Community Summit

9/27/07 - University of the District of Columbia Student Profiled as President Bush Signs College Cost Reduction and Access Act

9/14/07 - UDC to Host Grantmanship Course for Nonprofit and Government Grant-seekers

8/28/07 - UDC Student to Sing National Anthem at Milwaukee Brewers/Houston Astros Game on Sept. 4 

8/27/07 - Prominent Author and Poet Nikki Giovanni to Speak at UDC's Fall Convocation 

8/16/07 - UDC Experiment on Teaching District Public School Students college level math -- huge success 

7/18/07 - UDC Host "DC Meets Delhi" Film Festival 

7/12/07 - UDC Supports Inauguration of the Garden City University College in Ghana 

7/3/07 - UDC Student Wins Sister City Scholarship 

5/10/07 - Profiles of the University of the District of Columbia's Class of 2007 

4/30/07 - UDC to Confer Two Honorary Degrees at Annual Commencement Convocation 

4/24/07 - HUD Secretary Jackson is UDC Commencement Speaker 

4/20/07 - Author Mark Eisner visits UDC for Book Signing 

4/19/07 - UDC Places Third in National Academic Competition 

4/19/07 - Nikki Giovanni April. 23 Visit to UDC Postponed 

4/19/07 - Nikki Giovanni to Bring Words of Inspiration to UDC on April 23, 2007 

4/18/07 - UDC Foundation Annual Gala to Feature Firebird Awards and UDC's Best Entertainment 

4/17/07 - UDC Students Hold Vigil in Support of Virginia Tech Students 

4/9/07 - Nikki Giovanni’s Delayed Visit to University of the District of Columbia  Set for April 23, 2007 

4/2/07 - Calvin Jones Big Band Jazz Festival Celebrates 21 Years of World Class Jazz at UDC 

3/28/07 - UDC to Host “Little Rock Nine’s” Ernest Green 

3/7/07 - UDC Study of "Podcasting" in Higher Education Shows Continued Rapid Expansion 

3/5/07 - Cathy Lanier and Lorraine Miller Guest Speakers for UDC's Women's History Month Commemoration 

2/27/07 - UDC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of NCA Men's Basketball Championship 

2/22/07 - UDC "Calls Out" Alumni with Reclamation Campaign 

2/20/07 - UDC Founders Day Convocation Awards Honor Excellence in Education 

2/7/07 - UDC Founder's Day Marks 30 Years of Distinctive Service 

2/1/07 - UDC to Sponsor Tenth Annual HBCU Summit on Retention 

1/26/07 - UDC Host Site for DC Independent Film Festival 

1/26/07 - UDC Hosts Nikki Giovanni, World Renowned Poet, Writer, and Educator 

1/24/07 - UDC Students, Faculty, and Staff Gather at American Humanics Management Institute 


1/18/07 - Public Comment Sought for University of the District of Columbia's Baccalaureate Nursing Program