Howard University’s Computer Science department was delighted to host some of Banneker High School’s brightest minds for the 2015-2016 academic year. This newly emerged after school program is an attempt to nurture and expose students to STEM with the hopes of influence on their post-high school studies.
Congratulations to the new members of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE)
In the past, satellites were unaccessible and mostly used by governments and large corporations. Today, satellites are available for use by the general public and incorporated into our everyday lives. Satellites have many uses including monitoring weather, sending television signals, and sending signals to be read by navigation devices for directions.
On Thursday April 7, 2016 8 CS Students had the opportunity to visit two of the Bloomberg DC Offices.
Howard University has long been known for the global feel of its campus in Northwest Washington. Its first Chinese students arrived in 1870, three years after the school’s founding. The historically black university also draws many young scholars from Africa and the Caribbean islands.
Aaron Saunders is CEO of Clearly Innovative and founder of Luma Lab. Saunders started Luma Lab in Washington, D.C., to teach children from underrepresented groups how to code, design and program. Luma Lab recently won a $100,000 grant from JPMorgan Chase for its STEM education program.
Why Doesn’t Silicon Valley Hire Black Coders?
Howard University fights to join the tech boom.
By Vauhini Vara | January 21, 2016
347 fellows from around the country are selected by their peers because of their efforts toward advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished.
Alston and Hannah Clark (brother and sister) are a true Bison Family. Both of their parents went to and met at Howard University, where Alston and Hannah are currently attending. Growing up homeschooled in St. Paul Minnesota and Maryland, the two tech entrepreneurs developed a passion for technology at an early age. They are now putting their brain power together, with the help of their friends, to bring an innovative solution to college campuses across the country.