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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 […]

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Rev. Dr. Jonathan Weaver and Dr. Raymon K. Nelson on the Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted February 18, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Rev. Dr. Jonathan Weaver and Dr. Raymon K. Nelson on the Rock Newman Show.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Kenny WIlliams and Zoraida Sambolin on The Rock Newman Show

Posted October 22, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Power couple Kenny Williams and Zoraida Sambolin are not ones to back down from a challenge.  In 2000, Kenny Williams became the first black general manager for the Chicago White Sox.  And Zoraida Sambolin talked her way into her first news position in 2002. So when Zoraida was diagnosed with breast cancer, they did what […]

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Gene Kilroy on The Rock Newman Show

Posted December 4, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

They say behind every boxer is a great team. Business manager and facilitator Gene Kilroy was the linchpin in Muhammad Ali’s team.  Kilroy was the brains behind the 1974 “Rumble in the Jungle” when Ali defeated George Foreman to become the heavy weight champion for a 2nd time. Kilroy visits The Rock Newman Show to discuss […]

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Kaya Henderson on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted April 1, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

On June 21, 2011, the DC Council confirmed Kaya Henderson as Chancellor of DC Public Schools. A native of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Henderson was born on July 1, 1970, and attended Mt. Vernon public schools, where she graduated from Mt. Vernon High School with honors. Henderson was strongly influenced by her late mother, Kathleen Henderson, […]

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Mon 8/3, 9:30pm – Frank Sinatra: The Voice of Our Time

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Hosted by singer Mel Torme, this documentary chronicles the career of Frank Sinatra. The program focuses on Sinatra’s career from the 1940s through the 1960s, using archival footage and clips of Sinatra in newsreels, television programs, and films, interspersed with commentary by Torme and excerpts from interviews with lyricist Sammy Cahn, singer/television personality Dinah Shore, […]

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Congressman Elijah Cummings on The Rock Newman Show

Posted November 26, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings Congressman Elijah E. Cummings was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, where he still resides today. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Howard University, serving as Student Government President and graduating Phi Beta Kappa, and then graduated from the University of Maryland School of Law. Congressman Cummings has […]

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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.

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New Episode! New View With Ed Gordon, Featuring Roslyn M. Brock – Watch Here!

Posted March 28, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

One on one with guest Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman of the National Board of Directors for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Panel topics will include Race in America Immigrant Education Net Neutrality Millennials Sports Discussion on NCAA Pay? A Dangerous Game The N Word

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The Rock Newman Show – The Women Behind Million Man March

Posted July 8, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Featuring special guests Lisa Muhammad (Journalist), Barbara Williams-Skinner (Co-Chair, National African-American Clergy Network), and Cora Masters Barry (Former 1st Lady of Washington DC)

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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 […]

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Arch Campbell on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted June 11, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Arch Campbell has reported on movies, theater, entertainment, and the arts since the 1970′s. The Washington Post calls him a “local legend, “  who has appeared regularly on Washington Television for more than 40 years. Read More Here

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Sun 8/2, 7pm – John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind focuses on the greatest singers and songwriters of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Presented by the lead singer of The Lovin’ Spoonful (“Do You Believe In Magic”), Folk Rewind features a treasure trove of historical footage that has not been seen in over four decades — plus new […]

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Watch Here! – Vocal Point: Fit For Summer

Posted July 23, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Are you able to take full advantage of summer when it rolls around? How’s your fitness level? Are you eating right? Do you feel comfortable in your living space? On our next episode, “Vocal Point” addresses some of these issues.

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Watch Here! Vocal Point – The Voting Rights Act: 50 Years Later

Posted August 20, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

On August 6, 1965, the Voting Rights Act was signed into law. Now, it would appear, this landmark legislation, which has protected minority voters at the polls for a half-a-century, is being threatened by gerrymandering and new Voter ID laws.  On the next “Vocal Point,” we’ll investigate how the Voting Rights Act is holding up under […]

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The 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Watch It Here.

Posted July 18, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Fifty year ago, on July 2, 1964, the Civil Rights Act became law. To commemorate this historic event, a special event was held at Howard University with Attorney General Eric Holder, Ambassador Andrew Young, Interim Howard President Dr. Wayne A. I Frederick and others in attendance. WHUT-TV was there to capture the moment and will […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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