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

As U.S. newsrooms have shrunk and the count of Black journalists has fallen, some Howard alumnae remain on the job, ensuring that the highs, lows and complexities of Black life get deemed...

My Choice to be Here, Working for this Publication, is a Deliberate One.

“Howard University gave women the encouragement to be their best selves.”

The Howard Woman

No, STEM fields are not just for men.

From the beginning of the Obama administration, the president has called for getting more girls interested in science, technology, engineering and...

The Howard Woman in STEM

Wading into a sea of mainly Black faces on the South African campus where former President Nelson Mandela and other lions of the anti-apartheid movement once studied gave Ernesha Webb Mazinyo (B.S...

Race and Ethnicity: At a Crossroad

The 2014-2015 academic year was a landmark one for education. It was the first time that the number of minority students in the nation’s public schools surpassed the number of Whites.

Yet...

The Browning of Education
International Lens Student Profiles

Ralph Bunche Center provides students from Howard and beyond with opportunities to explore race, ethnicity and careers abroad.

Through an International Lens

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