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Sep
27

UDC Cable television general manager and executive producer receives distinguished Gold Circle Award

The Board of Governors of the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences presented Edward Jones with a Gold Circle Award at the Gold & Silver Ceremony. The event was held on Saturday, September 24, at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland.

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Sep
14

Political science professor receives HumanitiesDC grant for UDC-DACOR partnership

Dr. Jasmine Noelle Yarish (Dr. JNY), assistant professor of Political Science, coordinator of the Global Studies concentration, and the UDC faculty co-coordinator of the UDC-DACOR Mentorship Program, along with other principal investigators—the DACOR Bacon Foundation and Tom Brannan, chair of DACOR’s public outreach committee—received a $25,000 grant entitled “Capacity Building Grant for Humanities Organizations” from the Humanities Council of Washington, D.C. (HumanitiesDC).

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Aug
24

From New York to Egypt, UDC welcomes its new diverse student-athletes

School is back in session, and the Department of Athletics and the entire Firebird nation are proud to welcome its new student-athletes.

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Aug
15

UDC celebrates Anacostia High School students in the pilot summer internship program

As a part of the DAWN Initiative, UDC supported five Anacostia High School students in the pilot UDC Summer Internship Program, where students addressed real-world environmental justice issues through their work with the Department of Interior (DOI), UDC mentors, and other government officials. To mark the end of this program, the students presented their work at the Department of Interior on August 4, 2022, and attended a UDC-sponsored lunch on August 5, 2022, to celebrate their efforts. Event attendees included the families of these students, DOI and other government officials, UDC staff, and representatives from Anacostia High School.

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Aug
01

UDC sponsors Miss Black USA pageant and offers tuition scholarship to winner

The 2022 Miss Black USA pageant will air live on Fox Soul on Sunday, August 7, at 6 p.m. at the UDC Performing Arts Theater on the Van Ness campus.

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Jul
19

Announcements – Issue 15

Home » Announcement 1 Announcements - Issue 15 Dr. Angela N. Bullock, program director and associate professor of Social Work in the Division of Education, Health and Social Work, was recently appointed by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) to be a member of the CSWE Commission on Educational Policy (COEP) from July 1, [...]
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Jul
06

UDC wins 2022 Catalyst Award

UDC has won the 2022 Catalyst Award for “Teaching & Learning,” which recognizes institutions that have used Blackboard and/or Anthology solutions in innovative ways to advance learning and redefined what is possible in the classroom by adopting new delivery and pedagogical models and tools that positively influenced the educational experience, increased flexibility, furthered learner and instructor efficiency, and fostered academic excellence, with measurable results.

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Apr
06

Vice President for Research shares expertise with DOD to support technological advancement

Dr. Victor R. McCrary, vice president for research and professor of chemistry, was invited to present as part of a panel of experts  at the Department of Defense’s (DOD) University-Affiliated Research Center (UARC) Directors meeting on March 23. The meeting was sponsored by the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM).

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