June 26, 2017 • Press Release
Stress, Sleep and Health Symposium to Consider African-American, Urban Health Disparities
In April, the National Institutes of Health awarded psychiatry professor Dr. Thomas Mellman a new $2 million, five-year grant to continue to study sleep, stress, and cardiovascular health.
Our motto is Veritas et Utilitas (Truth and Service).
June 24, 2017 • Press Release
Howard University to Host 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
Howard University is proud to announce that it has been selected as a partner with the “Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders” for the fourth consecutive year. Howard University is currently hosting 25 of Africa’s brightest emerging Public Management leaders for a six-week academic and leadership institute sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. The Fellows arrived in early this week..
June 23, 2017 • Article
Mrs. Cecilia Marshall, widow of The Honorable Thurgood Marshall Visits Howard University
"In accordance with Howard's original commitment to provide education for all, the vision for the programs is to expose a diverse pool of HBCU students to the professional programs that Howard has to offer and to provide them with the skills needed to be successful in their respective fields." said, President Frederick.
The Pre-PhD program (PPSEP) was created to increase the level of interest in careers available to Ph.D. holders in the humanities and social sciences among undergraduate African American and minority students.
June 16, 2017 • Article
With Job Fair, HUH Gains Visibility as a ‘DC Employer of Choice’
“Our hospital is one of the city’s top 15 employers,” said Jim Diegel, Howard University Hospital chief executive. “This is a great place to work for people who want to make a meaningful contribution to the community they serve.”
June 15, 2017 • Press Release
2017 Formation Scholarship Winner Announced
WASHINGTON (June 15, 2017) - Howard University is pleased to announce Maya Rogers as the winner of the 2017 Formation Scholarship. Rogers is a graduate student and will be the first student from Howard University with a certiﬁcate in Music Therapy. As a songwriter and vocalist she has stated that she believes in the power that music has to heal, connect and understand one’s self and others.