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Howard West: A First Step in Creating More Opportunities for African-American Engineers

Howard West, an educational and career development initiative between Howard University and Google, Inc., is a first step in creating more opportunities for African-American engineers. Howard West, a vision of President Frederick, was realized in 2017 with a successful pilot program. (Photo credit: Google)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop (Wed. Nov. 16th @ 6:30p - HUIRB 1st Floor)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop (Wed. Nov. 16th @ 6:30p - HUIRB 1st Floor) Serious about launching your own startup! This is one of several workshops that will be offered throughout the year. For those students who participate in all the workshops, they will receive up to $3K to fund their venture.

Dr. Burge to speak at TedX Howard University

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TEDx brings together bright minds to give idea-focused talks that range from a wide scope of subjects, which foster learning, inspiration and provoke impactful conversations.

Howard University CS Department featured in Bloomberg BusinessWeek

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Why Doesn’t Silicon Valley Hire Black Coders?<br /> Howard University fights to join the tech boom.<br /> By Vauhini Vara | January 21, 2016

Legand L. Burge, III elected Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science

347 fellows from around the country are selected by their peers because of their efforts toward advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished.

Computer Science Senior Sarah Jones wins $50,000 UNCF-Pharrell Williams Scholarship

Computer Science senior Sarah Jones was recently awarded a $50,000 scholarship for displaying commitment to her community by volunteering and making excellent contributions in science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) fields.

Google embeds engineers as professors at Howard University

In ongoing efforts to diversify Silicon Valley’s tech sector, Google is embedding engineers at a handful of Historically Black Colleges and Universities where they teach, mentor and advise on curriculum.

BITTechTalk with Computer Scientist Dr. Nicki Washington

Listen to our own Dr. Washington Computer Scientist and Associate Professor in the Department of Systems and Computer Science at Howard University on this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast.

Aetna IT Leadership Development Program is Hiring

The IT Leadership Development Program is looking to hire those interested in pursuing a full time career at Aetna! We are looking for ambitious, early in career talent with Information Technology, Management Information Systems or Computer Science degrees.

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Howard West: A First Step in Creating More Opportunities for African-American Engineers

Fri, February 2, 2018

Howard West, an educational and career development initiative between Howard University and Google, Inc., is a first step in creating more opportunities for African-American engineers. Howard West, a vision of President Frederick, was realized in 2017 with a successful pilot program. (Photo credit: Google) Read More >>

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop (Wed. Nov. 16th @ 6:30p - HUIRB 1st Floor)

Tue, November 15, 2016

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop (Wed. Nov. 16th @ 6:30p - HUIRB 1st Floor) Serious about launching your own startup! This is one of several workshops that will be offered throughout the year. For those students who participate in all the workshops, they will receive up to $3K to fund their venture. Read More >>

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