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Howard U. ransomware highlights threat to higher ed

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

Ransomware attacks during time-sensitive periods like the start of a semester can squeeze universities harder, cybersecurity experts told EdScoop.

Howard U. cancels classes after ransomware incident

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

Howard University's wireless network remains offline as workers investigate a ransomware attack first detected ahead of Labor Day weekend.

Howard U. names interim chief information officer

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

The historically Black university in Washington, D.C., is switching chief information officers just as it moves its human capital and finance systems to Workday.

Howard U. and AWS to equip students with cloud skills to tackle workforce problems

by Emily Bamforth • 4 months ago

Howard University and AWS announced a plan for a new masters degree in data science in 2022, offering training on cloud services and other technology.

Coursera partners with Howard U., expands diversity catalog

by EdScoop Staff • 7 months ago

Coursera announced a new partnership with the historically Black university, along with workforce initiatives and more than 40 courses centered on diversity, equity and inclusion.

Howard U. receives $10M donation to fund STEM scholarships

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The donation from Karsh Family Foundation will fund full scholarships and educational opportunities for students pursuing advanced degrees in STEM.