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The evening was humid and warm and smelled like Summer. As I walked onto the Yard with my par- ents, my stomach tightened with knots. Will I like my roommate? Would I make friends? How will I do...

Coming Home
President Wayne Frederick

Since its inception in 1867, the University has called the District of Columbia home. Its original founders believed that, with no bias toward race, gender, class, etc., everyone deserved to have...

President's Perspective: Upholding Long-standing Traditions

Dr. Amarjit Singh Marwah (D.D.S. ’58), the man responsible for the smiles of such Hollywood stars as Elizabeth Taylor, Sidney Poitier and Muhammad Ali, has made it his commitment to bring smiles...

Bison Philanthropy: Paying It Forward Through Giving
Deante Taylor

Every year, Howard admits students from all over the country and from around the world. Each student comes with different goals, visions, passions and dreams.

In Their Shoes: Why I Chose Howard

In April, more than 3,500 potential students and their families joined the Accepted Student Day program—an opportunity to explore the campus, ask questions, and get a taste of the campus culture...

Accepted Student Day

Kasim Reed (B.A. ’91, J.D. ’95) addressed the Howard University graduating class during its 151st Commencement Convocation, where he called Howard a “dream factory for our people.” The former......

Commencement 2019


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