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Valerie Jarrett Lecture

Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to President Barack Obama, recently visited Howard University to speak with senior women students about work-life balance and the importance of woman-to-woman...

Arriving on Campus

Howard University faculty, staff, personnel and returning students welcomed a freshman class of 1,032 students, as they began arriving on campus in mid-August.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Chapter

Founded on the campus of Howard University on Jan. 15, 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Chapter remains committed to the Alpha...

Commencement Family

President Barack Obama addressed members of the 2016 graduating class of Howard University and challenged them to serve as “seeds of change” for social and political justice in America.

Alma Mater

Ta-Nehisi Coates, the award-winning author and Howard University alumnus, delivered an empowering keynote address at the University’s 149th Charter Day Convocation on March 4, which commemorates...

Sarafina on Stage

Howard University’s Department of Theatre Arts presented SARAFINA! in March. The stage play depicts story and song about South Africa’s Black student protest against government decree that imposed...


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