Innovations and honors in our community.

Step Afrika

Despite the pandemic, Howard University held its annual Charter Day Convocation ceremony to commemorate the signing of the federal charter that established Howard as a university. Held virtually...

The 154th Anniversary of Charter Day
Simeon Kakpovi

Howard University saw a substantial increase this fiscal year in gifts across the board, from individuals, corporations and especially alumni.

Total fundraising revenue jumped nearly four...

A Record-Breaking Year

Ambassador Swanee Hunt, Ph.D., captured a series of about 100 photographs in a collection entitled “Witness” during and after she served as U.S. ambassador to Austria.

The collection......

Witness: A Story in Photos

Howard University partnered with The Estée Lauder Companies to create a safe space for Howard alumnae to build community and receive programming tailored to their needs.

She’s Howard: Own...

Empowering Alumnae Through She's Howard: Own Your Power
Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong'o and Jordan Peele hold hands and smile while hearing Howard sweatshirts.

This past spring, students had the chance to be among the first to view and discuss “Us,” the most recent terrifying thriller from visionary Oscar award-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele (“Get Out...

Universal Pictures and Monkeypaw Productions Present Screening of “Us”
Diane Ijoma and Darryl L. Jones II headshots, smiling.

The Institute of International Education (IIE), on behalf of the National Security Education Program (NSEP), awards David L. Boren Scholarships to undergraduate students and David L. Boren...

Two Howard University Students Named 2019 Boren Scholar and Fellow


Subscribe to On Campus News

“Connecting You to HU” is our goal. Howard alumni truly define this university and reinforce the powerful legacy that is our alma mater.