FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Relations Manager
Howard University Presents Annual Christmas Concert
Washington D.C., December 9, 2005 – Under the direction of J. Weldon Norris, The Howard University Choir and Orchestra will perform their annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, Dec. 11, at 5 p.m. The concert will take place in the Notre Dame Chapel, Dunbarton Hall, on the School of Law campus. Alumna Phylicia Rashad will provide commentary for the performance. The concert is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Fine Arts, and the Office of Choirs and Bands. For more details, visit www.howard.edu/newsevents/announcements/xmasconcert/
Howard University is one of 48 U.S. private, doctoral/research-extensive universities and comprises 12 schools and colleges. Founded in 1867, the university offers students more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. Since 1998, the University has produced two Rhodes Scholars, a Truman Scholar, seven Fulbright Scholars and nine Pickering Fellows. Howard also produces more on-campus African-American Ph.D.s than any other university in the world. For more information on Howard University, call 202-238-2330, or visit the University’s Web site at www.Howard.edu.