In-depth profiles of the people who make Howard great.

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“In Truth and Service”—or Veritas et Utilitas —is a motto that the Howard community constantly strives to live up to and exemplify. The annual Howard University Day of Service (HUDOS) hosted by...

The Value of Service
Grandparents during their bi-monthly grandparents support group meeting, where they share their stories, offer each other support and receive counseling from Robert Cosby, Ph.D.

Howard's School of Social Work forges community connections that make a difference.

An Agent of Change
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University programs enhance academic excellence for young learners.

Shaping the Path to Higher Education
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School of Divinity alumna creates safe spaces for victims of gun violence.

A Space to Heal
Applications at retreat sit and listen to a speaker.

Howard's Office of Honors and Scholar Development creates a stream of global leaders.

A Scholar Pipeline
Howard Forward

The University’s strategic plan outlines five over-arching priorities.

Howard Forward: Envisioning the Future


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