Voices from our community.

I didn’t attend Howard University for my undergraduate or graduate studies, so I will not pretend to know what it’s like to walk in her shoes. I traveled to the Howard Homecoming during my early...

Let's Put Our Minds on Her
Miss Kirie Frederick

Social transformations grow out of the interaction between collective experience and personal achievement. One of the greatest global changes, to date, is rapidly expanding the role of women. My...

President’s Perspective: She Who Breaks Barriers
Eleanor W. Traylor

I am sure that Howard Women number among those that Claudia Tate has illumined as “the cult of true womanhood,” and fill the roster of Dorothy West-varieties of Jack and Jill. I am sure that they...

Howard Women I Have Known
Howard Students Cover Rio 2016 Olympics

This summer, NBCUniversal hired more than 700 interns into the Campus2Career Internship program, with an additional 270 interns working the NBC Olympics in...

In Their Shoes
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...

A Conversation With Valerie Jarrett
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.

Freshwomen Move-in


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