In The Spotlight

vra kankan Screen Shot 2015-07-23 at 9.48.32 AM Screen Shot 2015-07-23 at 9.27.28 AM nom
Whats On Now


 
 
 

convocation_
Community

2014 Howard University Opening Convocation

Posted  September 26, 2014  by  WHUT Howard University Television

President Frederick to Deliver Opening Convocation Address WASHINGTON (September 18, 2014) – Howard University’s 17th President, Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, will deliver the 147th Opening Convocation address on Friday, Sept. 26, at 11 a.m. in Cramton Auditorium. He was unanimously appointed president by the Board of Trustees on July 22, 2014.The Opening Convocation at Howard University […]

Full Story »

gay
News

Though Acceptance for Gay Americans Is Growing, Discrimination Persists

Posted  June 18, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

A new survey by the Pew Research Center offers a complex view of what it’s like to be an LGBT American. The survey found that while 92 percent of LGBT Americans say society is more accepting, 53 percent say they still face discrimination. Ray Suarez talks with Paul Taylor, co-author of the survey, and Gary […]

Full Story »

joanrivers2
News

Irreverent and unapologetic comedian Joan Rivers dies at 81

Posted  September 4, 2014  by  WHUT Howard University Television

BY COLLEEN SHALBY September 4, 2014 at 3:22 PM EDT on PBS NewsHour Comedian and television star Joan Rivers, known for her no-holds-barred approach to comedy, has died, her family said in a statement. She was 81. Joan Rivers began a career in stand-up comedy in the 1950s, a time when females were exceedingly rare in […]

Full Story »

Holding-hands-black-and-white-you-and-me-forever
Health & Wellness

HIV/AIDS and the New Rules of 50-Plus Dating

Posted  January 2, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

Boomer women are at high risk — but few are taking the steps they need to avoid infection By Andrea King Collier | December 26, 2012 December was AIDS Awareness Month, a time to remind the country that, despite advancements in treatment, the threat of developing HIV/AIDS is still very real. One area where the […]

Full Story »