Voices from our community.

This is truly one of life’s greatest challenges. Few people are prepared to be caregivers or care recipients. First we must recognize that growing older is a natural part of the lifecycle. That...

Payne: Prepare to Care for Aging Relatives

With the end of the spring semester approaching, Howard University is still a great place to be. For me, this University is a four-letter word: home. It represents a melting pot—one that is...

The Right Place at the Right Time

I had to have been about 7 when I first learned it. You know, that old playground song: “John and Kayla sittin’ in a tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G. First comes looove, then comes maaarriage, then...

That Old Playground Song

As our nation continues to face adversity, chaos and despair, my mission here at Howard University remains clear: to educate our young people in the most excellent fashion.

Defying Disparities

When you opened up to the first few pages of the Howard Magazine, you may have noticed a new name.

That’s me. RaNeeka Claxton Witty. I am honored to have recently joined the Office of......

New Beginnings

In 2013, nearly 230,000 women were diagnosed with invasive breast cancer and an additional 65,000 with noninvasive breast cancer.

Wilson: 'We must do more' to Address Disparities in Breast Cancer


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