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2016 Homecoming Scholarship Golf Classic
Date: September 13, 2016
Time: 7:30 AM

Join us for a great day of golf and networking at the Homecoming Scholarship Golf Classic on September 13th at Lake Presidential Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

2016 Howard University Opening Convocation
Date: September 23, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
September 23, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Cramton Auditorium

HU Theater: Radio Golf by August Wilson
Date: October 5, 2016 to October 15, 2016
RADIO GOLF - Set in 1997, this is the tenth and final play in the Pittsburgh Cycle depicting the lifestyle of African Americans in the twentieth- century by August Wilson. Harmond Wilkes seeks a way to revitalize his childhood neighborhood and also become the first black mayor of Pittsburgh. He, along with his wife Mame, and his friend Roosevelt Hicks want to redevelop the Hill District in their town. Harmond begins questioning their plan and his purpose. Radio Golf is being Directed by ERIC RUFFIN with CHOREOGRAPHY by KHALIL GREEN. This production takes places in the AL FREEMAN JR. ENVIRONMENTAL THEATRE SPACE OCTOBER 5-8 and 12- 15, 2016. {Located in Childers Hall- 2455 6th Street NW, Washington, DC 20059/ For Ticket Info Call 202-806-7700 or click here.

Wiley A. Branton Howard Law Journal Symposium
Date: October 14, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

The Howard Law Journal will host the 13th Annual Wiley A. Branton Symposium titled “President Obama’s Legacy in the Courts: Executive Power and the Federal Judiciary” from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Oct. 14, in the Moot Court Room at Howard University Law School, 2900 Van Ness Street NW, Washington, DC 20008.

The event will feature Vanita Gupta, head of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, as the keynote speaker. The morning panel will discuss President Barack Obama’s appointments to the federal bench while the afternoon panel will look at the Obama administration in court—seminal cases. The event is free to register.

This year’s symposium is presented in partnership with the National Bar Association and Thurgood Marshall Law School, and sponsored by Sidley Austin L.L.P. and Debevoise & Plimpton L.L.P.

To register, please visit
Questions? Please contact Faraz Siddiqui at

2016 Homecoming 5K Run/Walk
Date: October 15, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

All proceeds will be donated to Emergence Community Arts Collective.

2016 Homecoming LGBTA Renaissance Reception
Date: October 20, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The Renaissance Reception is Howard University's (HU) Official LGBTA Homecoming event. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for Bison family and friends (Allies) to support their HU-LGBT brothers and sisters. Contributions will support the ongoing development of the Lavender Fund which will promote a culture of inclusion through scholarship, research and services; and, address the persistent pathology of homophobia in the African-American community.

A Candlelight Prayer Vigil for Our Nation
Date: November 6, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM

The 'Friends of Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel' present: A Candlelight Prayer Vigil for our Nation with keynote speaker Colbert I. King, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Washington Post. All are welcome.

Meet LINDA JOHNSON RICE, Chair of Johnson Publishing Company
Date: November 9, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Want to start your own magazine? Want to create generational wealth through business ownership? Want to know what it takes to keep a business going for more than seven decades? Meet LINDA JOHNSON RICE, Chair of Johnson Publishing Company, creator of Ebony magazine, one of the country’s most popular Black brands for more than half a century.

Ralph J. Bunche and the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict, Then and Now
Date: November 17, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM

Dr. Martin Luther King Day 2017 Town Hall Meeting
Date: January 16, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For more information about this event, please click here.

2017 Alumni Insight Conference Call 1/27
Date: January 27, 2017
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Dorothy Height Commemorative Forever Stamp
Date: February 1, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Space is limited. To obtain a free ticket, please visit Cramton Auditorium Box Office.

2017 Interprofessional Education & Practice Conference
Date: February 27, 2017 to February 28, 2017
The 2017 Interprofessional Education & Practice Conference Addressing Health Disparities is themed "Closing the Gap: Accelerating Health Equity for our Nation and Global Communities." Hosted by the College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, the two day event will take place February 27-28, at Howard University's Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library.

Helping Hands Radiothon
Date: March 5, 2017
Time: 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
The Helping Hands Radiothon is a 12-hour fundraiser to raise money to send 500 Howard University students to cities around the globe to be in service to communities in need. The volunteer effort is part of what’s called Alternative Spring Break, where students forgo a traditional spring break of fun in the sun and instead roll up their sleeves to help others.

Annual Marketing Career Summit and Scholarship Event
Date: March 24, 2017

Howard University’s Department of Marketing is proud to host our Annual Marketing Career Summit and Scholarship Event on March 24, 2017.

HUAA Hosts Backpacks to Briefcases
Date: March 27, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
The purpose of this program is to have a discussion between our esteemed alumni and students on how to successfully transition from the classroom to the boardroom. Panel members will discuss their path to success and provide guidance on networking, career planning, dressing for success, and interviewing. The event will feature mock-interviews and a question and answer period. All Howard University students, alumni, and local high school students are encouraged to attend. (Howard University Blackburn Digital Auditorium)

Howard University Jazz Month
Date: March 31, 2017 to April 24, 2017
Celebrate HU Jazz Month!

CNAHS Spring Soirée and Alumni Achievement Awards Ceremony
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM
The College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences (CNAHS) will bring together alumni and sponsors for a night of fun and fundraising at the Newseum in Washington, DC on Saturday, April 8, 2017, in celebration of Howard University's Sesquicentennial. CNAHS will honor 8-9 alumni from each discipline and we will reinvigorate support for CNAHS while providing a launching pad for the future programs and initiatives. Funds raised will be used for student scholarships.

2017 Alumni Insight Conference Call 4/18
Date: April 18, 2017
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
All alumni are invited to participate in the Howard University monthly Alumni Insight Conference Call Series April 18, 2017.

Bison Express Golf Outing 2017
Date: April 21, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM

Join us for a great day of golf and networking with the Bison Express community at the Bison Express 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on April 21st at Lake Presidential Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

Howard University Choir - Annual Spring Concert
Date: April 23, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Plan to attend the Howard University Spring Concert under the direction of Dr. Eric Poole Sunday, April 23, 2017 7:00 p.m. at the Howard University Ira Aldridge Theater. (Free Admission)

Minority Business Leaders: Secrets of Success
Date: May 4, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Join us for a lively morning discussion with a diverse group of Howard University alumni business leaders, including honorees from our Minority Business Leader Awards program, to share insights from their experiences, and how they were able to navigate their way to success.

Register now for the May 4th event at:

2017 Spring Fundraiser: The Art of Interpretation - HUAC-GWDC
Date: May 4, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The evening of May 4, 2017 (save-the-date), the Howard University Alumni Club of Greater Washington DC (HUAC-GWDC) will host The Art of Interpretation, a one-night-only fine art exhibit and fundraiser of which a portion of the proceeds from the ticket and art sales will go to benefit the HUAC-GWDC student scholarship fund. (Registration Will Open Soon.)

W. Montague Cobb Research Lab 85th Anniversary Reception
Date: May 5, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Join us for an evening of celebration ... 85 years of the W. Montague Cobb Research Laboratory.

The W. Montague Cobb Research Laboratory at Howard University is dedicated to enhancing the international prominence, research portfolio, and instructional opportunities of Howard University through providing innovative opportunities for advanced study of the biological and archaeological materials housed therein.

2017 Classes Reunion Weekend
Date: May 11, 2017 to May 14, 2017

Don't miss the 2017 All Classes Reunion Weekend during this sesquicentennial year! This year we celebrate the class years: 1947, 1952, 1957, 1962, 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007 and 2012. The host hotel for the 2017 All Classes Reunion Weekend is the luxurious Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20001.

For additional registration information, please visit:

Weekend registration extended.
Hotel registration deadline is Thursday, April 20, 2017. 

Class of 1967 Reunion Registration
Date: May 11, 2017 to May 14, 2017

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