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May
14

45th Commencement Live at 10am – Click here to view

45th Commencement Live at 10am  
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May
09

Civil Rights Lawyer Benjamin L. Crump to Give Keynote Speech at UDC Spring 2022 Commencement

May 9, 2022 Kenrick Thomas Director of Communications Kenrick.Thomas@udc.edu 202.993.5529 Leeann Hall, VP, Marketing & Communications leeann.hall@udc.edu 202.934.5047 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                         Civil Rights Lawyer Benjamin L. Crump to Give Keynote Speech at UDC Spring 2022 Commencement… Continue Reading Civil Rights Lawyer Benjamin L. Crump to Give Keynote Speech at UDC Spring 2022 Commencement
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May
03

2022 Commencement Speaker

The University of the District of Columbia (UDC) will hold its 45th annual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 10 a.m. at the Walter Washington Convention Center. In addition to providing the keynote speech, Benjamin (“Ben”) L. Crump will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from UDC Board of Trustees Chair Christopher Bell and President Ronald Mason Jr. The event is limited to graduating seniors and guests, along with faculty, administrators and other invited community members, due to continuing COVID-19 protocols. The ceremony will also be live-streamed.
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Apr
23

Message from President Ronald Mason Jr. in response to yesterday’s shooting in the 2900 block of Van Ness Street, NW

April 23, 2022 Dear University of District of Columbia students, faculty, staff and community members, As many of you know, our community has experienced a horrific act of violence. Yesterday, there was an active shooter near the UDC Ness campus, which resulted in the campus being locked down until approximately 9:13 p.m. The police are… Continue Reading Message from President Ronald Mason Jr. in response to yesterday’s shooting in the 2900 block of Van Ness Street, NW
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Apr
20

Dr. Lara A. Thompson is the first principal investigator faculty member of an HBCU to receive the NSF’s prestigious Alan T. Waterman Award

The U.S. National Science Foundation has named its awardees for this year’s Alan T. Waterman Award, the nation’s highest honor for early-career scientists and engineers: Jessica E. Tierney, a University of Arizona geoscientist; Lara A. Thompson, a University of the District of Columbia biomedical engineer; and Daniel B. Larremore, a computer scientist from the University of Colorado Boulder. Continue Reading Dr. Lara A. Thompson is the first principal investigator faculty member of an HBCU to receive the NSF’s prestigious Alan T. Waterman Award

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Apr
08

DC Residents Can Receive Up To $8,000 In Scholarships Through the DC Futures Program at the University of the District of Columbia

WASHINGTON – Eligible residents in the District can receive a last-dollar scholarship of up to $8,000 to attend the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) through the DC Futures Program. DC Futures is offered through the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE). The Program, launched in October 2021, helps students complete their first associate’s or bachelor’s degree while providing college coaching and support services for personal and financial barriers. Continue Reading DC Residents Can Receive Up To $8,000 In Scholarships Through the DC Futures Program at the University of the District of Columbia

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Apr
05

UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education

UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education In conjunction with the UDC Board of Trustees, please join the College of Arts and Sciences for the CAS Reads Big spring 2022 lecture Thursday, April 7, from 6:30 to7:15 p.m. The featured author… Continue Reading UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education
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Mar
30

UDC Research Week – April 4 – 8, 2022

UDC RESEARCH WEEK MONDAY, APRIL 4 – FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2022 http://bit.ly/UDC-Research-2022 UDC’s Research Week will be held April 4-8. Building on the success of UDC Research Week 2021, this year's theme, "DIG-IN! Diversity, Innovation, Groundbreaking," celebrates the diversity and contributions of our faculty across the research ecosystem at the University. A few of the… Continue Reading UDC Research Week – April 4 – 8, 2022
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Mar
29

UDC Law’s Clinical Program ranked number five in Clinical Training in U.S. News & World Report Graduate School Rankings

UDC Law’s Clinical Program ranked number five in Clinical Training in U.S. News & World Report Graduate School Rankings UDC Law’s Clinical Program has been ranked number five in Clinical Training in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report Graduate School Rankings, released today. The program is up one spot from last year, having risen steadily from the… Continue Reading UDC Law’s Clinical Program ranked number five in Clinical Training in U.S. News & World Report Graduate School Rankings
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Mar
29

UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education

UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education In conjunction with the UDC Board of Trustees, please join the UDC College of Arts and Sciences for the CAS Reads Big spring 2022 lecture on Thursday, April 7, 6:30 – 7:15 p.m. The featured author is Adam… Continue Reading UDC CAS Reads Big Lecture Series: Adam Harris, author of “The State Must Provide,” discusses book and racial inequality in higher education
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