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Vocal Point – State of Mind: Improving Mental Health in Youth and Teens, Watch Here!

Posted July 1, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

STATE OF MIND: IMPROVING MENTAL HEALTH IN YOUTH AND TEENS On the next “Vocal Point,” we’ll look at some of the mental health challenges facing children, teens, and young adults today — examining how environmental, social, cultural, and economic issues impact their state of mind.  We’ll discuss the psychological fallout in the aftermath of the Baltimore and […]

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Watch Here! Vocal Point – No Matter The Color: Cancer in Minorities

Posted September 23, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

When it comes to preventing and surviving cancer, many minorities aren’t fairing as well as non-minorities. Recent data shows in the U.S. many racial and ethnic minorities die more frequently from cancer than whites. And, the reasons are often attributed to poverty, insubstantial access to health care, and other socioeconomic factors. What is being done, […]

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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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Dr. Sebi on the Rock Newman Show

Posted October 21, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Dr. Sebi is a pathologist, herbalist, biochemist, and naturalist. He has studied and personally observed herbs in America, Latin America, Africa, and the Caribbean, and has developed a unique approach to healing with herbs that is firmly rooted in over 30 years of practical experience. Dr. Sebi was born Alfredo Bowman on November 26, 1933, […]

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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.

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DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here!

Posted February 11, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Cathy Lynn Lanier (born July 22, 1967) is the chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC). Lanier was appointed by Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty in January 2007, replacing outgoing Police Chief Charles H. Ramsey. She is the first woman to achieve the position. In May 2012, MayorVincent C. Gray agreed to retain Lanier as police chief under a […]

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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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Watch Here! The Daily Drum Special – Housing and Education… Equality for ALL

Posted October 16, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

More than 60 years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that segregated schools were unconstitutional and nearly 50 years after Congress passed the Fair Housing Act, communities across the United States continue to be divided along racial lines.  Can racial balance truly be achieved in housing and schools fairly in America? WHUR 96.3FM, HUR-Voices SiriusXM […]

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Watch Here! The Best of Vocal Point 2015

Posted February 5, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

Watch Here! The Best of Vocal Point 2015!

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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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Watch 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.      

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Watch Here! Vocal Point – Match Me If You Can! Dating In The Digital Age

Posted February 23, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

On the next Vocal Point, we’ll explore online dating, matchmaking, hook-ups, and romance on MATCH ME IF YOU CAN:  DATING IN THE DIGITAL AGE.   Come be a part of our studio audience for this lively discussion.  You’ll gets insights and perspectives from dating experts and you neverknow whom you might meet!

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Wed 8/5, 7:30pm – Don’t Worry, Retire Happy with Tom Hegna

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Are you afraid your money will disappear before you reach your sunset years? Are you worried about retirement? In this new public television special, Don’t Worry, Retire Happy, financial expert Tom Hegna explains why there is no need to fear and how you can create a bright, happy life in retirement simply by following his […]

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