Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

D.C. Bilingual & Diversity Job Fair

Attend the D.C. Bilingual and Diversity Job Fair on May 24 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Washington D.C., 300 Army Navy...

Capital Press Club Hosts ‘Saving Our Schools’ event

The Capital Press Club is holding a public meet up on “Saving Our Students – The Fight for Equality in Education in the Age...

Delta Alumnae Celebrate Students Achievement at Community Forum

Join the Washington D.C. Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority as they honor and celebrate local students for their outstanding academic achievements. The...

D.C. Residents Construct Plan for Affordable Housing

More than 100 District residents, representing each of the city’s eight Wards, gathered recently to draft an amendments document to the city’s Comprehensive Plan...

HU Graduation

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) addresses students, faculty, alumni and other guests at Howard University’s 149th Commencement Ceremony on May 14.

Police Kill Woman Near SW Recreation Center

On May 16, a woman died after being shot by a Metropolitan Police officer in Southwest, D.C. The officer-involved shooting happened in the 100 block...

Elimination of Community Block Grants Could Hurt D.C.

One of the leading federal programs which allocate funds to municipalities and states to build housing and infrastructure is in jeopardy of being eliminated...

GOP May Welcome Blacks

Despite President Donald Trump and current events at the White House, Black Republican fundraiser and political consultant Raynard Jackson remains optimistic that better days...

Washington, D.C. Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance Meeting

Washington, D.C. Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance with member chapters is scheduled to hold a meeting on May 20 at 1 p.m. at KIPP D.C....

Jackson State Alumni Meeting

The Greater Washington D.C. Area Alumni Chapter of Jackson State University is scheduled to host a chapter meeting on May 20 at Alfred Street...

Thurgood Marshall Center’s A Call to Action Celebration

The Thurgood Marshall Center Trust, 1816 12th Street, NW, is scheduled to host an official Call to Action celebration on May 17 from 6...

Rape Victims File Federal Lawsuit Against Howard University

A federal lawsuit against Howard University alleges that the school’s failure to swiftly respond to reported rapes on campus led at least one suspect...