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January 20, 2021 • Article

Howard University Celebrates Vice President Kamala Harris

President Frederick addresses the campus community on the Inauguration of Howard alumna Vice President Kamala Harris.

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Our motto is Veritas et Utilitas (Truth and Service).
January 19, 2021 • Article

‘The Sky Is the Limit’ at Howard University; Student Dreams Take Flight With Harris Victory

Howard University students dream big about what they can accomplish in public service.

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January 18, 2021 • Article

Howard University Showtime Marching Band To Escort Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris for Inauguration

Showtime Band will have the drumline, the Flashy Flag Squad, and Ooh La La dancers in the inauguration parade.

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January 18, 2021 • Press Release

Howard University Hosts a Virtual Pre-Inauguration Celebration on Jan. 20

Howard University, the alma mater of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, will host a virtual pre-inauguration celebration on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 9 a.m. ET on and The campus community and Howard alumni and friends are invited to tune-in from home as we count down to the Biden-Harris Inauguration.

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January 15, 2021 • Press Release

Howard Alumni Share Reflections as Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris Prepares to Take the White House

WASHINGTON – From civil rights leaders and famous entertainers to award-winning journalists and Fortune 500 executives, a Howard University education has been the pathway to success for some of the world’s most accomplished figures nationally and abroad.

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January 15, 2021 • Article

Howard University Chess Club Wins 2020 Pan-American Intercollegiate Championship

“This tournament is the sport’s most competitive of the season for collegiate players,” said Chess Club President Bennett, “I’m so proud of them because they brought their A-game, and we earned our place as champions.”

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January 12, 2021 • Press Release

Howard Leaders Discuss Historic Election of Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris as Inauguration Approaches

Howard University PresidentDr. Wayne A. I. Frederickjoined members of the faculty and a student leaderto discuss the significance of Howard alumna Kamala Harris’ historic election as the vice president of the United States.

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January 12, 2021 • Article

Walker’s Legacy Establishes $25,000 Scholarship for Howard University Female Student Entrepreneurs

Washington — The Howard University School of Business is proud to announce the Walker’s Legacy Scholarship for Enterprising Women, a $25,000 fund that will support enterprising students enrolled at

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