Screen shot 2014-09-17 at 9.43.51 PM
Programming

Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick on The Rock Newman Show

Posted September 17, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

On a special episode of The Rock Newman Show, Dr. Wayne A.I. Fredrick talks about the past, present and future of Howard University. Watch The Full Episode Here About Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA, FACS (born June 17, 1971) is a U.S. physician and academic. He was appointed president of Howard […]

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-10-30 at 10.21.30 AM
Programming

Cora Masters Barry & Steny Hoyer on The Rock Newman Show

Posted October 30, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

  Cora Masters Barry and Congressman Steny Hoyer. On this episode of The Rock Newman Show, two DMV icons. Philanthropist Cora Master Barry, discusses the renovation of her Tennis and Learning Center – the premier tennis facility on the East Coast.  Then, Maryland Congressman and House Minority Whip, Steny Hoyer, weighs in on the crucial, upcoming, […]

Full Story »

WeighedDownTitle2
0
comments
Programming

Vocal Point – Weighed Down: Racism, Culture, and Obesity – Watch Here!

Posted January 5, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

How discrimination, cultural messaging, marketing and food addiction impacts our ever increasing waistlines.      

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-12-11 at 10.19.18 AM
Programming

Tim Wise, Author of “White Like Me” on The Rock Newman Show

Posted December 11, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Tim Wise, whom scholar and philosopher Cornel West calls, “A vanilla brother in the tradition of (abolitionist) John Brown,” is among the nation’s most prominent antiracist essayists and educators. He has spent the past 20 years speaking to audiences in all 50 states, on over 1000 college and high school campuses, at hundreds of professional […]

Full Story »

RNSHBTS210-01
Programming

Captain Tony Holder on The Rock Newman Show

Posted November 13, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Captain Tony Holder has been a Federal Express pilot for over 35 years. He currently captains their Boeing 777 jumbo jet – the largest twin engine jet in the world. A graduate of Howard University, Holder talks about excelling in a field that still embraces few African-Americans.

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-03-28 at 3.58.08 PM
Business & Money

Watch Vocal Point, Your Money: An All-Over Financial Makeover

Posted March 28, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

  From personal savings, to homeownership, to employment, to entrepreneurship, to properly handling debt, we will give you an all-over money makeover to empower you to get—and stay–financially healthy. Featured Panelist Dr. Robert Brown, III — Howard University Professor and Author, Economic Stress: Harsh Truths and Keys to Empowerment Jeremy Cullimore, Director of Communications, Washington Area […]

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-11-18 at 10.51.36 AM
Programming

Dr. Melanye Maclin & Nichelle Gainer On The Rock Newman Show

Posted November 19, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Dr. Melanye Maclin Dermatologist Melanye Maclin, M.D., aka “Dr Mac” founded Innovative Hair Technology, Inc. in September 1999 based in Maryland. She created the research and product development company through determination based on her early childhood medical interest in hair and skin. Dr. Maclin’s initial efforts were towards the research of natural nutrients for hair […]

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-11-06 at 11.07.30 AM
Programming

Bernadette Atuahene On The Rock Newman Show

Posted November 6, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Bernadette Atuahene  is an expert in law and international development. She drew on both backgrounds to write the new book “We Want What’s Ours: Learning from South Africa’s Land Restitution Program.”  In it, she asks the question – Does returned land automatically translate into returned dignity?  That’s coming up on The Rock Newman Show.  

Full Story »

Screen shot 2014-12-30 at 11.28.54 AM
Programming

Burgundy and Gold, Past Super Bowl Champs, On The Rock Newman Show

Posted December 30, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

As a holiday gift to the long suffering fans of The Burgundy and Gold, The Rock Newman Show brings together past Super Bowl Champions Doug Williams, Brig Owens, Dexter Manley, Mark Moseley and Rick “Doc” Walker. They reminisce about the glory days and look ahead to the future of Washington’s football team.

Full Story »

fth
Programming

Watch “America After Ferguson” here!

Posted September 26, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON on PBS to Examine the Issues Surrounding the Events in Ferguson, Missouri AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, a one-hour town hall meeting exploring the many issues brought into public discourse in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri. Moderated by Gwen Ifill, PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchor and managing editor and moderator and managing […]

Full Story »

watchpot
0
comments
Programming

Watch Vocal Point – Gone To Pot: Legalizing Marijuana In The District

Posted January 5, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

During the 2014 mid-term elections, Washington, D.C. voted to legalize marijuana for all uses.  Some have lauded this result — others, particularly certain members of congress, aren’t so happy.  On the next “Vocal Point,” we’ll examine all sides of this issue and look at the next wave in anti-marijuana prohibition efforts.

Full Story »

rnsdickgregory
0
comments
Programming

Dick Gregory on The Rock Newman Show

Posted January 16, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

The legendary dick Gregory talks about his life and legacy as an influential comedian, an iconic civil rights activist and passionate father. Now he can add recipient of a star on the famed Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Full Story »

vocalnew
Programming

Watch the latest episode of Vocal Point here!

Posted September 29, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Sickle Cell: Living It, Treating It, Curing It Sickle cell and kidney disease, serious conditions that disproportionally impact people of color, especially those of African descent.  On the next vocal point we will look at the latest developments in treatments for these two critical diseases.

Full Story »

NEWV101BTS-05tagged
News

Watch Here! New View with Ed Gordon

Posted November 1, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

WHUT’s new talk show New View provides a fresh, diverse, and multi-cultural discussion on a variety of today’s most intriguing topics    During its premier episode, veteran journalist and show host Ed Gordon, along with his expert guests, address the mid-term elections, the Ebola scare,  the changing complexion of television and much more.  If you’re tired of the same old point-of-view […]

Full Story »

Screen shot 2015-01-07 at 5.57.33 PM
0
comments
Programming

April Ryan on the Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted January 7, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

April Ryan, a 30-year journalism veteran, has been the White House correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks (AURN) since January of 1997, covering three Presidents. Along with daily responsibilities at the White House, Ryan hosts the daily feature, The White House Report, which is broadcast to AURN’s nearly 475 affiliated stations nationwide. Ryan also has […]

Full Story »

lonise
Programming

Dr. Lonise Bais on The Rock Newman Show

Posted October 2, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Dr. Lonise Bais Twenty-eight years after his death, Len Bias is being inducted into the Athletics Hall of Fame at the University of Maryland.  His mother, Dr. Lonise Bias, will join Rock Newman to discuss her son’s life and legacy. When Bias died in 1986 of a cocaine overdose, he had become the universities all-time […]

Full Story »

vpallatwit
Programming

Watch Vocal Point – All-A-Twitter: Minorities and the Power of the Hashtag

Posted November 26, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Minorities are  the most avid users of social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. On our next Vocal Point,  we’ll cover how they’re using these sites.  We’ll also discuss how — despite rigorous minority usage — tech companies are not hiring minorities in any significant numbers.

Full Story »

SOCIAL__
Programming

Watch Democracy Now! at Two Additional Times

Posted May 15, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Watch Democracy Now at two additional times, 10pm and 2am, and as always at 6pm.                                                   To

Full Story »

idkn
Programming

Watch “I Didn’t Know” Here, Produced and Directed by Ron Minor

Posted September 29, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

In January of 2009, Ron Minor, The Producer/ Director of the film “I Didn’t Know” visited his doctor for a routine physical and discovered his kidneys were failing.  Family and friends were tested to see if they could donate theirs, but, amazingly, it was his wife, Kathy, who turned out to be the perfect match […]

Full Story »

judy2
Programming

Judy Smith, Inspiration Behind Olivia Pope, on the Rock Newman Show. Watch Here!

Posted December 10, 2013 by WHUT Howard University Television

20 sec Delay at start of video. Article Taken From The Washington Post Judy Smith, the inspiration for Olivia Pope, talks about life amid ‘Scandal’ BY THE RELIABLE SOURCE December 9 at 6:00 am Judy Smith walked into a New York bank last week wearing a black suit and her signature white overcoat. A woman standing […]

Full Story »