November 8, 2018 • Article

Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranks Howard University School of Business Among the Nation’s Top Programs

Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranks the Howard University School of Business among the nation’s top full-time business school programs. Howard University’s full-time Master of Business Administration program was ranked No. 33 among top schools, marking the highest ranking the school has ever received from the annual Bloomberg BusinessWeek survey.

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We produce more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the U.S.
November 8, 2018 • Press Release

Howard University Is One of 6 Chosen to Expand Research on The Relationship of Science and Religion; Will Host Town Hall on Nov. 14

Join us as experts explore the relationship of science and religion on November 14 at 7 p.m.

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November 2, 2018 • Press Release

The Poynter Institute Awards $10K to Howard University School of Communications' Students to Fact-Check the Elections in GA, MD, and FL on

With a $10K grant, Howard University journalism students will fact-check elections around the country.

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November 2, 2018 • Article

Five Cherry Blossom Trees Planted at Howard University through Partnership with National Cherry Blossom Festival and All Nippon Airways

WASHINGTON (November 2, 2018) – Five symbolic gifts are now deeply rooted on the campus of Howard University. The National Cherry Blossom Festival, in collaboration with All Nippon Airways (ANA) planted five cherry blossom trees during a ceremony held Thursday afternoon. Cherry blossom trees, known for producing vibrant blooms during the Spring months, were originally planted in the Washington area in 1912 as a gift of friendship from the people of Japan. 

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November 1, 2018 • Article

Three Howard University Students Receive the 2018 Lavender Scholarship During 4th Annual LGBTA Renaissance Reception

The Howard University Fourth Annual LGBTA Renaissance Reception was a night of fellowship celebrating the University’s efforts to be more inclusive as well as the accomplishments of students creating positive change in the LGBTQ+ community.

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October 31, 2018 • Article

Howard University Alumni Treated to Afternoon of Entertainment During the Annual Jazz Brunch

WASHINGTON (October 31, 2018) - The Howard University Alumni Jazz Brunch marked the close of the 2018 Homecoming festivities. Alumni return home, to the Mecca, for food, drink, and community as they join the campus in celebration of 151 years of truth and excellence. This year the event was hosted at the Washington, D.C. Marriott Marquis and tickets quickly sold out.

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Our motto is Veritas et Utilitas (Truth and Service).
October 31, 2018 • Article

Interprofessional Bus Tour Gives Future Social Workers, Health Care Professionals An Inside Look at Washington, DC's Underserved Communities

Howard University held its Annual Interprofessional Bus Tour in partnership with health facilities in the area to give students an inside look at the most pressing issues impacting the district’s social and health care outcomes. A charter bus carried Howard University students and faculty, representing multiple disciplines, through wards seven and eight. Both wards are home to some of the most underserved neighborhoods in Washington, D.C.

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October 31, 2018 • Press Release

National Cherry Blossom Festival and All Nippon Airways to Plant Cherry Blossom Trees at Howard University

WASHINGTON (October 31, 2018) -- The National Cherry Blossom Festival, with All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Howard University students and faculty, will plant cherry trees at Howard University on Thursday, November 1, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Students from the Howard University Early Learning Program and the Department of World Languages and Cultures will participate in the ceremony.

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