The program teaches students cybersecurity concepts, theories, and strategies that prepare students in real-world situations.
The petition filed by a current student calls on the university to stop using images of two African-American slaves for profit.
The university is No. 1 in the US and No. 3 in the world for its efforts on sustainability and undertaking large renewable energy projects.
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation withdrew nearly $1.5 million in grant money from the school after it agreed to give $2.5 million to relocate Silent Sam.
Reginald DesRoches, a former dean of the Engineering school, will take over as the provost of the university starting next July.
The shirt sold 112,715 pieces for $14.99 per shirt in the last three months, which will fund the STOMP Out Bullying charity.
The gift will cover 100 percent of the tuition and fees of 10 computer engineering students and expand Howard’s STEM education program.
The credit rating agency anticipates a jump in overall revenue, including growth in net tuition revenue of the higher education institutions for the next fiscal year.
The gift will be used to create innovative teaching and research programs devoted to strengthening the public school system in the US.