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Goldman Sachs Executive John F. W. Rogers Added to Board of Trustees
Howard University today announced that John F.W. Rogers, Executive Vice President and Secretary to the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and a member of the firm’s Management Committee, has been appointed to Howard University’s board of trustees.
Alumni On the Move 2/8/2017 - Rev. Jonathan C. Augustine '94

Rev. Jonathan C. Augustine, ’94, the 46th senior pastor of Historic St. James AME Church in New Orleans, and an adjunct member of the faculties of Southern University Law Center and Jarvis Christian College, has been appointed national chaplain of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the oldest predominately Black intercollegiate fraternity in the United States.

Office of the President: Bison Beat January 2017
The January edition of President Wayne A. I. Frederick’s Bison Beat newsletter features stories about Howard promoting health and wellness, new appointments at the University, 150th Charter Day event updates and more.

Howard Hosts U.S.P.S. for Dorothy Height 'Forever Stamp' Unveiling
The U.S. Postal Service unveiled the 2017 Dorothy Height Forever Stamp, the 40th stamp in the Black Heritage series, in Howard University’s Cramton Auditorium today.
Innovative Partnership with Corvias to Enhance Student Housing
President Wayne Frederick announced our new partnership with Corvias for the renovation of the East & West Towers. Corvias has raised $144 million in investments for the project, which will be used to provide $71 million in construction, management, and maintenance of the Plaza Towers. Howard retains full decision-making authority over the project.
#Bison It's Your Turn
#Bison It's Your Turn! You can be featured in our official Sesquicentennial campaign! Here's how:
  1. Select a Hi-Resolution photo (Headshot or Candid)
  2. Describe in a quote of 2 sentences or less what our theme "The Time Is Always Now" means to you
  3. Send your name and #HowardU150 in the subject line to
*Must include your year of matriculation and area of study. Students, Faculty, Staff & Alumni are eligible.
Alumni On the Move 1/25/2017 - Bradford Young '99
School of Communication alumnus Bradford Young '99 earned an Academy Awards nomination yesterday for his work on “Arrival,” making him the first black American to be nominated for the Best Cinematography award. Young, 39, is only the second black man to ever be nominated in the cinematography category. He can also be counted among fewer than 10 black people to ever be admitted to the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC). #HowardU150
Howard University Names Crystal Brown as Vice President of Communications
Howard University President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick named Crystal Brown the new Vice President of Communications and Chief Communications Officer (CCO). As a seasoned communications strategist, Brown will drive marketing, brand and communications for the University. She will begin her duties January 30, 2017.
Howard University Adds MGM Resorts, Starbucks Senior Executives to Board

Howard University announces the appointment of two new members to its board of trustees, James J. Murren, chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International and Chris Carr, executive vice president and chief procurement officer of Starbucks, effective immediately.

“Both Jim Murren and Chris Carr are exceptional executives with strong experience creating value for businesses and leading organizations through the complexities of a dynamic and changing world,” said Stacey J. Mobley, Esq., chairman of the board of trustees. “We are very excited they are joining our board.”

Howard University President Wayne A. I. Frederick Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank Board
The Federal Reserve System Board of Governors has elected Howard University President Wayne A. I. Frederick to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond’s Baltimore Branch.


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Charter Day Dinner 2017
Mar 03

Charter Day is a time of celebration. We celebrate because we are grateful for the March 2, 1867, approval of the University Charter by President Andrew Johnson for an institution dedicated to the betterment of humanity. We are grateful for Howardites - collectively and individually - who, through individual example and support of their alma mater, exhibit the very spirit that has marked Howard as one of the great romances in American education.

Mar 24

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

CNAHS Spring Soirée and Alumni Achievement Awards Ceremony
Apr 08
The College of Nursing & 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 CNAHS while providing a launching pad for the future programs and initiatives. Funds raised will be used for student scholarships.

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