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HOWARD UNIVERSITY: Howard University To Be Present At Adobe Worldwide Sales Conference December 15-20

Howard University has been selected to attend the Adobe Worldwide Sales Conference this December in Las Vegas.

HOWARD UNIVERSITY: Howard University Senior Sabrina Newton Named Prestigious 2019 Rangel Fellow

Howard University is proud to announce the 2019 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship awardee, Sabrina Newton, a senior political science student from Barbados.

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: Despite Significant Increases in Telehealth Participation, Underserved Populations Still Use Telehealth Options Least

Despite a substantial increase in the overall use of telehealth services, underserved populations continue to use telehealth options least, according to a new study by the George Washington University Health Workforce Institute.

CLEANCHOICE ENERGY: Solar: Powered by Community

The benefits of solar power are clear—cleaner energy and a more sustainable electrical grid.

American University fields most volleyball players in Washington, D.C.

American University ranked No. 1 for student volleyball participation in Washington, D.C., according to a Watchdog analysis of college sports participation.

30 percent of borrowers at 2-year colleges in Washington, D.C. default on student loans

At Career Technical Institute, 30 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

SOAPBOX: What's Giving Tuesday All About?

If you’ve stepped into a mall or pretty much any type of store in the last week or so, you’ve probably noticed that everyone’s in full-on holiday mode.

CLEAN CHOICE ENERGY: CleanChoice Energy and New Columbia Solar Launch Largest Community Solar Portfolio Ever for Washington D.C. Residents

CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company that provides wind and solar energy products to customers across the country, and New Columbia Solar, one of the District’s largest solar energy companies, have launched a partnership to bring community solar to residents of the District of Columbia.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Young Bang Receives FedHealthIT 100 Award

Atlas Research is proud to announce Young Bang, Executive Vice President for Growth, as a recipient of the FedHealthIT 100 Award. This prestigious honor recognizes individuals for driving change and advancement in the Federal Health Information Technology market.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Awarded $18M Contract to Support VHA Diffusion of Excellence and Innovators Network Program

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has issued an $18 million, three-year contract to Atlas Research to identify and implement innovations that improve access to care, care coordination, employee engagement, quality, and safety for the 8.76 million Veterans who receive care at more than 1,700 VHA sites each year.

HOWARD UNIVERSITY: Howard Alumnus Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. Receives Heritage Award Honoring Commitment To Diversity, Equality In Legal Professions

The Council on Legal Education, Inc. (CLEO) honored Howard University alumnus Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. with the inaugural CLEO EDGE Heritage Award on November 15, 2018.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: National Institute on Drug Abuse Director Receives Cura Personalis Award

When asked what led a Mexican-born woman to pursue the study of addiction in the United States, the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), Nora Volkow, MD, reluctantly credited a tragic history and a family “decimated by intolerance.”

CONTACTUALLY: Remine announces Contactually integration

Remine, a real estate Property Intelligence Platform® for agents, has announced a new integration with Contactually, the intelligent CRM for real estate.

BAYFIRST SOLUTIONS: BayFirst cybersecurity team receives industry excellence awards

Three members of the BayFirst Solutions team supporting the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate have been recognized for their leadership, performance, and exceptional contributions to the nation’s cyber defenses.

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in District of Columbia

University of Phoenix-Washington DC, University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus and University of the District of Columbia have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in District of Columbia, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in District of Columbia

Georgetown University, George Washington University and American University have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in District of Columbia, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: Life-Saving Device Being Developed by Grad Student with Heart, Lung Damage

A graduate student who suffers from life-threatening heart and lung damage is working on a wearable device that would alert people when their vital signs go out of normal range and call 911 for help.

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