International Conference on Stigma Date:
November 18, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Stigma, when associated with HIV, another medical condition, mental illness or disability, prevents a person from seeking evaluation and treatment, disclosing the diagnosis to those most likely to provide support, and following treatment guidelines. Health related stigma destroys human dignity.
Bison Express Golf Outing Date:
April 22, 2016 8:00 AM
Join us for a great day of golf and networking with the Bison Express community at the Bison Express 2nd Annual Golf Tournament on April 22nd at Lake Presidential Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.
School of Social Work Celebrates Dr. Inabel Burns Lindsay 80 Years at HU Date:
June 11, 2016 12:00 PM
Inabel Burns Lindsay – activist, educator, researcher, and administrator was an early proponent for the consideration in social work education and practice with a focus on racial and ethnic minorities. Her extraordinary accomplishments have served as a beacon for generations of social work educators and practitioners. She represented the moral conscience of social work education while battling racism, sexism and ageism during a pivotal time of social and financial unrest including the Great Depression, the enactment of the Social Security Act of 1935 and the emergence of large scale social services. This luncheon will commemorate this legacy of the first African American female Dean of the School of Social Work and of Howard University.
School of Communications 45th Anniversary Reception Date:All Events
September 10, 2016 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM
The School of Communications (SOC) was founded in 1971. It is now the third largest of the 13 schools and colleges at Howard University. For nearly 45 years, the School has trained journalists, policy leaders, strategic and media communications professionals and speech-language pathologists through premier programs in advertising, communications disorders, audio production, journalism, media management, legal and speech communications, public relations and TV/film production. SOC graduates are known internationally for their leadership through communications research, professional practice, innovation, job creation, social justice and service.