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HOWARD UNIVERSITY: Howard Alumna, Aprille Joy Ericsson, Ph.D. Named Distinguished Alumna Of Tau Beta Pi, The International Engineering Honor Society

Howard alumna and former Board Trustee, Aprille Joy Ericsson, Ph.D. has been named a 2018 Distinguished Alumna by Tau Beta Pi (TBP), The International Engineering Honor Society.

District of Columbia among counties with worst home affordability

The District of Columbia ranked No. 372 on a list comparing U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

APPRIO: Apprio Appoints Nicholas Tomlin as Vice President of Information Security

Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced the appointment of Nicholas Tomlin as vice president of information security.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Young Bang Joins Atlas Research as Executive Vice President of Growth

Atlas Research is pleased to welcome Young Bang as the new Executive Vice President of Growth.

HOWARD UNIVERSITY: HUH Announces Dr. Kevin Dawson As New Chief Information Officer

Howard University Hospital announced today that Dr. Kevin Dawson has been named chief information officer.

DANAHER CORPORATION: Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Announces First Global Cares HIV/AIDS Award Winner

A 28-year-old African community youth worker Evah Namakula, has won the first CARES HIV/AIDS award, recognizing ordinary people who show 'care, dedication and commitment' in their communities in the fight against the disease.

Farming coalition launches 'Tariffs Hurt the Heartland' campaign

A farming coalition's campaign announced this week to call attention to the pain caused by the ongoing trade war is carrying a message intended for President Donald Trump and it's one the president is bound to hear, a Montana farmer and trade consultant said during a recent interview.

Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania metro area pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

From Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of about 3.9 percent, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton metropolitan area in Pennsylvania has the No. 1 highest tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

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