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Welcome to the Howard University News Service post-spring break roundup — catching you up with the journalism you need.

An Ounce of Prevention: How the District is Tackling the Drug Overdose Epidemic

By Azaria Jackson, NewsVision reporter

The drug overdose epidemic has been plaguing the U.S. for more than two decades. The nation’s capital is a city with one of the highest overdose rates. NewsVision reporter Azaria Jackson reports on how the District is trying to combat this crisis.

Student Activism and Gen Z Voters

By Trinity Kinslow, NewsVision reporter

Nearly eight million youth from Generation Z are aging into the electorate this year. Recent student activism across college campuses raise questions on how swing state votes might be affected. NewsVision reporter Trinity Kinslow reports.