President Frederick speaks at numerous events each year. These include presentations to University staff, faculty and alumni groups, talks with student organizations, addresses to service clubs and other community and state organizations, addresses at national and international professional organizations, and more. Through these speeches, the president shares the goals, challenges, and successes of the University with the larger Howard community. Below are select speeches.

April 18, 2017

State of the University Address to Faculty Senate


October 21, 2016

State of the University


December 3, 2015

Presidential Webcast


November 10, 2015

State of University Address to Faculty Senate


November 1, 2015

Pres. Frederick Address to Rankin Chapel


October 2, 2015

State of University Address to Alumni


September 1, 2015

Presidential Webcast


April 30, 2015

Presidential Webcast