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More students taking AP exams despite low success rate

...fitting in no less than three hours of homework a night.He's the type of student who gets offered a full ride to Howard University, where he'll head in the fall to play football and study computer engineering.Holmon, 17, is not accustomed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-02-23/more-students-taking-ap-e
David Oliver wins gold at Worlds in 110 hurdles

...feels great, man, coming out here and finally performing well again," said Oliver, a former football player at Howard University. "I was tired of being injured. I was tired of failing. I was tired of running like a donkey. It's just not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-12/david-oliver-wins-go
Atlanta area leaders mourning Nelson Mandela

...Mandela was in a class of his own as a leader who changed a nation and the world."As an undergraduate student at Howard University, I had the opportunity to meet President Mandela when he visited the campus in 1994. I was profoundly moved by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-05/atlanta-area-leaders-mourning
Black scholar's post-Civil War diploma survives

...Carolina closed the university, Greener took a job at the Treasury Department in Washington and was a professor at the Howard University law school. He began a law career in the early 1880s and later served as a U.S. commercial agent to Vladivostok...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-15/black-scholars-post-civil-war
Robert Brooks Jr.

...attended and graduated from Fisk University where he received a BS in Biology. He attended Columbia University and Howard University Dental School. He graduated American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service, in New York as a Mortician...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167481951
Albert Redd Sr.

...history with a minor in psychology from Benedict College. Subsequently, he received a Master of Divinity degree from Howard University and did further study at Union Theological Seminary at Riverside. He was united in marriage in 1952 to Mrs. Georgia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167022239
Robert Brooks Jr.

...attended and graduated from Fisk University where he received a BS in Biology. He attended Columbia University and Howard University Dental School. He graduated American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service, in New York as a Mortician...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167492516
Evita Paschall, Ashley Wright vie for district attorney of the Augusta Judicial Circuit

...Three children, one grandsonPolitical experience: Previously ran for 10th Congressional District, 2007Education: Howard University, bachelor's degree; University of Georgia Law School, law degreeWhy are you running for office? Because I am...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-10-13/evita-paschall
Benjamin Mays was model of achievement against incredible odds

...College, as is Mays Hall in the School of Divinity at Howard University in Washington, D.C., and Benjamin E. Mays High...leadership. As dean of the School of Religion at Howard University, his hard work and scholarship led the school to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-04-07/benjamin-mays-wa
Faith Digest

...which received two Stellar awards.The John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School graduate went on to study at Howard University, the Peabody Con servatory of Johns Hopkins Uni versity, New York University, the Manhattan School of Music and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-05-31/faith-digest