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Howard History Quiz

We had another month of overwhelming responses to the quiz. Thank you to everyone who participated in last month’s quiz and congratulations to the winners, who answered both questions correctly:

Cheryl Green, University Advancement
Ruby Gourdine, Professor, Social Work
Peter Sanchez
Kerry-Ann Suckra, PBT
Finie Richardson, MPH

Alain LeRoy Locke, a former Howard professor, was the first African-American Rhodes Scholar.

Alumna Taraji P. Henson was recently nominated for an Academy Award for her role in “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.”

Now it’s your turn to test your knowledge. The first five people to respond correctly to the following questions will receive a Howard University book bag. Remember, both answers must be correct to qualify. Please send your response to

Which Board of Trustee emeritus member now serves on the Howard University Hospital Board of Governors?

During the annual Ford HBCU Business Classic, which student took home the $30,000 First Prize award?


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