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

Alumni leave their footprints on the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

150 Years of Architectural Inspiration

Married alumni couple make STEM fields a priority in their homeschooled son’s education.

Giving Baby Bison the ‘Tools of the Universe’
HU Baseball Team, 1924

Athletics at Howard University have evolved over the years. Here are some of the most notable images selected from the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center archives.

Historic Howard Athletics
Barack H. Obama

Take a look back at the many visitors and students who have set foot on the grounds of Howard University.

Historic Visitors and Students

Howard University Assistant Professor Bahiyyah Muhammad is not afraid of prisoners or ex-cons. She grew up in a family that embraced individuals with criminal records and even welcomed them into...

'The Dr. Muhammad Experience'

Between 2006 and 2016, women earned more than 50 percent of all doctoral degrees in the United States. Yet, when it comes to holding key leadership positions in academia, women are...

Shattering the Glass Ceiling of Academia


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