Steam Plant Operations Update

Dear Howard University Community,

The following campus update contains information related to the current state and future plans for modernizing Howard University’s steam plant.

Steam Plant Operations Update

Dear Howard University Community,

Building Update and Claims Process

Dear Howard University Community,

Weather Advisory

February 6, 2018
Dear Howard University Community,

Important Facilities Update HC

Dear Howard University Community,
The winter weather event created a reverberating, university-wide impact that has posed significant challenges in multiple areas of our operations. This communication provides updates on our ongoing restoration.

Howard West Expansion

2018-01-30 00:00:00

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. 

Campus Update

Dear Howard University Community,

Health Disparities Conference Cancellation

Dear Howard University Community:

Please be advised that Howard University’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences will cancel the upcoming Health Disparities Conference scheduled for February 22, and February 23, 2018. Unfortunately, due to weather-related issues and the resulting damages, we are not able to move forward with the conference. We will notify the public of the new date once we have ensured a smooth transition for our students.

Passing of Hugh Masekela

2018-01-26 00:00:00

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. 

Physical Facilities Management: Scheduled Steam Plant Shutdown

Dear Howard University Community,
Howard University’s Physical Facilities Management (PFM) department will shut down the University’s Steam Plant at 8:30 p.m. tonight in order to continue repairs to its distribution infrastructure that sustained damage during the extreme cold the University experienced at the beginning of the year.