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Archives for November, 2016

Nov
16

UDC INTRODUCES ENHANCED TECHNOLOGY IN THE LAUNCH OF NEW WEBSITE

November 16, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Gordon, Jr., Director of Communications 202.274.5998 (office) or 202.701.8805 (cell) or john.gordon@udc.edu Click here to download press release.   UDC INTRODUCES ENHANCED… Continue Reading UDC INTRODUCES ENHANCED TECHNOLOGY IN THE LAUNCH OF NEW WEBSITE

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Nov
15

UDC Homecoming Week to Feature Firebird Women’s Basketball Home Opener November 16th

WASHINGTON, DC – The first University of the District of Columbia home basketball game this season, featuring 1st year head coach and former Maryland Terps legend, Juan Dixon’s women’s squad,… Continue Reading UDC Homecoming Week to Feature Firebird Women’s Basketball Home Opener November 16th

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Nov
14

UDC PRESENTS INSPIRATIONAL FILM-SCREENING AND DISCUSSION TO ENCOURAGE VOTER PARTICIPATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Gordon, Jr., Director of Communications 202.274.5998 (office) or 202.701.8805 (cell) or john.gordon@udc.edu Click here to download press release. Washington, DC – As the nation faces… Continue Reading UDC PRESENTS INSPIRATIONAL FILM-SCREENING AND DISCUSSION TO ENCOURAGE VOTER PARTICIPATION
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Nov
14

CAUSES NEW FOOD TRUCK AT THIS WEEKEND’S KICK-OFF OF THE NEW EAST CAPITOL URBAN FARM

CAUSES NEW FOOD TRUCK AT THIS WEEKEND’S KICK-OFF OF THE NEW EAST CAPITOL URBAN FARM   UDC President Ronald Mason and his wife Belinda stand in front of the new CAUSES… Continue Reading CAUSES NEW FOOD TRUCK AT THIS WEEKEND’S KICK-OFF OF THE NEW EAST CAPITOL URBAN FARM
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Nov
14

Dr. Jerome Hunt interviews with British Columbia’s Global News: BC1

Dr. Jerome Hunt interviews with British Columbia’s Global News: BC1 Teaching politics in the year of Donald Trump Political Science students are counting down to the U.S. presidential election. They’re… Continue Reading Dr. Jerome Hunt interviews with British Columbia’s Global News: BC1
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NPR reporter, Sam Sanders, recently sat in on an Introduction to American Government class. Listen here

NPR Visitor in Class 10/6/16 - NPR reporter, Sam Sanders, recently sat in on an Introduction to American Government class. Listen here Recent Posts President Edington Remarks at UDC’s 47th… Continue Reading NPR reporter, Sam Sanders, recently sat in on an Introduction to American Government class. Listen here
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Nov
10

America in Black and White Part V – The Dream Peddler

My hope was that there would not need to be a Part V. But America has just elected a Commander-in-Chief who, by his own words, is a racist, misogynist, and xenophobe. Our next president is someone who believes that women who have abortions should be punished, who believes that Americans of Mexican descent cannot be impartial judges, who belittles the disabled, who believes in trickle- down economics, who believes global warming is a hoax, and who would make America “great again” by bombing the living daylights out of anybody he perceives to be in our way. Continue Reading America in Black and White Part V – The Dream Peddler

By Ronald Mason |
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Nov
02

Racism on the Table

The issue of race in America has been getting a lot of attention lately. That is a good thing. From athletes kneeling during the National Anthem to Black Lives Matter protests against the killing of unarmed Black men, people are trying to understand what’s happening and why. A local influential organization, The Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers (WRAG), has been engaged in a series of workshops with the leaders of local foundations to raise awareness of the components and complexities of institutional racism. The Series is called “Putting Racism on the Table.” You can check it all out at www.puttingracismonthetable.org. Continue Reading Racism on the Table

By Ronald Mason |
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