The university chose full-time students with a grade-point average of 2.0 or higher who demonstrated significant financial need, with balances from $100 to more than $3,000, said Crystal Brown, Howard’s vice president of communications.
A group of 34 college seniors set to graduate in May had their student debts paid off thanks to an Alexandria, Virginia, church that raised more than $100,000 during a monthlong fast.
Alexandria police were called to a bomb threat at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. The threat closed off South Patrick Street between Prince and Wilkes streets.
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