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

For Sandra Tynes and Lonzer Tynes Sr., Howard University was an incubator for a unique partnership. After meeting there and later marrying, the couple went on to achieve a rare distinction: Each...

Derrek Niec-Williams

Derrek Niec-Williams’ choice of architecture as a profession was more than just a choice. It was a need.

According to a U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics report, there...

Hezekiah Hawkins performs with Step Afrika! at its 20th Anniversary Home Performance Series at Howard in June.

In many parts of the country, the arts have been one of the first victims on the chopping block whenever there is talk of school budget cuts.

However, people like C. Brian Williams (B.B.A...

Taylor Amos came to Howard University with a mission. Aware that African Americans are underrepresented in many fields, she focused on her love of public service.

Amos decided that, by...

Dr. Rubin Patterson

If there’s one thing that bothers Dr. Rubin Patterson (Ph.D. ’92), it is the lack of Blacks and Latinos in environmental leadership positions.

So, instead of complaining about it,...

R. Delacy Peters

Four Howard University students share their study-abroad experiences from Oaxaca, Mexico, over the summer, in real time.



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