May 26, 2019 • Article

Passing of Dr. LeSalle D. Leffall Jr.

Dear Howard University Community,

 It is with a heavy heart that I write to share that an icon of Howard University and a giant in the field of Medicine, Dr. LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., has passed away. He was a surgeon par excellence, oncologist, medical educator, civic leader, and mentor, to me and so many others.

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Howard University has produced four Rhodes Scholars, 11 Trumans, over 70 Fulbrights and 22...
May 22, 2019 • Article

2019 Howard Law Graduate Continues Legacy of Advocating for Civil Rights

The Howard University School of Law boasts an alumni roster with some of the most accomplished African-American lawyers, politicians, and civil rights giants. From Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall to New York Attorney General Letitia James, the names of Howard Law alumni tell the story of the school’s historic commitment to social justice and creating a judicial system that works for the most underrepresented. Ky’Eisha Penn, J.D. joined the ranks of Howard Law alumni determined to make a difference in the world, as a member of the 2019 graduating class.

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May 22, 2019 • Press Release

Howard University Ph.D. Graduates Reflect on Personal Journey to Break Barriers, Pursue Dreams, and Amplify Legacies

Doctoral graduates Tabia A. Pope, Anton House, Vanessa Moorer, and Kimberly F. Monroe reflect on their doctoral experiences at Howard University and beyond. 

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May 22, 2019 • Press Release

Two Howard Students Win Scholarships to Study Abroad in Russia

The stellar students were selected based on their academic achievement, experience in Russian language studies, and essays on the potential impact that studying abroad in Russia would have on the advancement of their careers.

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May 22, 2019 • Article

Meet Kayla Copeland, Recipient of the 2019 Reginald F. Lewis Prize

Kayla Copeland, a 2019 graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, is the recipient of Howard University’s annual Reginald F. Lewis Prize.

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May 20, 2019 • Article

Howard University Students Claim All 15 Spots for Annual Fulbright-Hays Zulu Group Project Abroad

Fifteen Howard University students have been selected for the Summer 2019 Fulbright-Hays Zulu Group Project Abroad (GPA), a federally-funded opportunity for students of Zulu studies from across the nation to participate in an intensive, eight-week program, based in South Africa.

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May 17, 2019 • Press Release

Howard University Graduate School Announces the 2019-2020 Just-Julian Scholars

Twenty students have been awarded the research assistantship and will receive support in the form of tuition remission and a one-year $20,000 stipend to conduct research under the direction of their research mentors.

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May 17, 2019 • External Media Resources

Howard U., National Institutes of Health Partner to Train Junior Faculty

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