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Wading into a sea of mainly Black faces on the South African campus where former President Nelson Mandela and other lions of the anti-apartheid movement once studied gave Ernesha Webb Mazinyo (B.S. ’...
The 2014-2015 academic year was a landmark one for education. It was the first time that the number of minority students in the nation’s public schools surpassed the number of Whites. Yet, more than...
In Baltimore’s Ivy Hotel parlor, a woman in a blue dress and man in a grey suit sit down to assemble a hand-carved jigsaw puzzle. “She is excellent at these,” said the soft-spoken gentleman. “The...
Anthony Watson and Stacey Gates Watson’s secret to being a community-minded couple: co-power each other first. “She’s a mirror for me,” said Anthony Watston (B.B.A. ’05), reflecting upon why he chose...
For Sandra Tynes and Lonzer Tynes Sr., Howard University was an incubator for a unique partnership. After meeting there and later marrying, the couple went on to achieve a rare distinction: Each...
Faith Walton (B.A. ’69) hardly expected to meet her husband at a football game. It was her sophomore year at Howard, and she was in the stands with a girlfriend whose homeboy was a member of Omega...

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Commencement Family

President Barack Obama addressed members of the 2016 graduating class of Howard University and challenged them to...

Melvin Butts, B.A. 1963, Colonel Army Corp of Engineers (Ret.), was recently recognized by the...

Ada C. Palmer Henry, D.I.P. N. 1943, died Sept. 30, 2015. She was 95. 

Bettie Emma...

Antonio K. Kizzie, Esq. (B.A. ’08)
Civil Rights/Entertainment Attorney, Ivie, McNeill &...

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