Howard West Expansion

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Dear Howard University Community,

I am proud to announce that Howard West, the University’s academic partnership with Google will expand to cover the full academic year beginning fall 2018. This announcement comes after a successful three-month pilot program during the Summer of 2017 at Google’s Silicon Valley headquarters. 

Passing of Hugh Masekela

Friday, January 26, 2018

I wish to express my deep condolences regarding the passing of jazz legend and anti-apartheid activist, Hugh Masekela on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. A groundbreaking trumpeter, singer, and social activist, Hugh Ramopolo Masekela was born on April 4, 1939, in the town of Witbank, South Africa. 

Honoring The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy

Monday, January 15, 2018

Dear Howard University Community,

The Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday represents a time for us to unite as a nation in solidarity.

Statement on the Passing of Frankie Muse Freeman

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Dear Howard University Community,
I wish to express my deep condolences regarding the passing of iconic St. Louis civil rights leader, Frankie Muse Freeman. The longtime civil rights leader, lawyer, and activist passed Friday, January 12, 2018, at the age of 101.

Howard Alumna Chaniqua Nelson Selected as 2018 Rangel Fellow

Friday, December 8, 2017

Dear Howard University Community:
On behalf of the entire Howard community, I wish to congratulate Howard University alumna, Chaniqua Nelson (B.A. ’11, M.A. ’13) of Durham, North Carolina on being awarded a 2018 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship.