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Alumni On the Move 8/9/2017 - Rev. Jonathan C. Augustine, J.D., M.Div. '94

Rev. Jonathan C. Augustine, J.D., M.Div., '94, the 46th senior pastor of Historic St. James AME Church in New Orleans and the national chaplain of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the oldest predominately Black intercollegiate fraternity in the United States, recently received Alpha Phi Alpha’s “National Outstanding Alumni Brother of the Year” Award, given at the fraternity’s July 2017 national convention in Baltimore, Maryland. The award was given in recognition of exemplary community leadership, service, and social engagement.

Five Howard Alumni Named to HBCUBUZZ 30Under30 2017

Every year, the HBCU Top 30 Under 30 honors talented and selfless young men and women who are making phenomenal steps forward in a multitude of industries including education/academia, science, sports, fashion, journalism, technology, business, community/public service, politics, and entertainment.

Congratulations to alumni: Khala Jones, Anna-Lysa Gayle '13, David Bullock, Kiki Ayers '12 and Chey Parker '13 on their achievements!

David P. Bennett is the New Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations
Howard University President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick announced the appointment of David P. Bennett as Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations (DAR) on July 27, 2017. In this Cabinet position, Bennett will collaborate with stakeholders across the University to build a best-in-class development program, strengthen charitable giving, increase revenue generation, and enhance alumni engagement. Bennett started on August 7, 2017 and the entire team is happy he is here. Welcome!
Thank you! (Fiscal Year 2016-2017)
Thank you for supporting Howard during our 2016-2017 fiscal year. All your gifts, large or small, to the Annual Fund, our schools and colleges, scholarships, reunion campaigns, and everything in-between are doing a wonderful job strengthening our Bison community. Click here to see the infographic.
Alumni On the Move 7/26/2017 - Professor Gregory Parks '96

Professor Gregory S. Parks '96 has been named Associate Dean for Research, Public Engagement and Faculty Development.

“Gregory is not only a prolific scholar, but also an active member of the community,” says Dean Suzanne Reynolds. “Gregory will help us find the community engagements that fulfill us personally and remind our audiences of why law matters, now more than ever.”

Professor Parks has authored or edited more than 10 scholarly books. Among them are Oxford University Press publication,”The Obamas and a (Post) Racial America?” and The New Press publication “Twelve Angry Men: True Stories of Being a Black Man in America.” He is currently co-authoring a book on the history of African-American fraternities and sororities’ racial uplift work.

Prior to coming to Wake Forest, Professor Parks did trial and appellate work in the Washington, D.C., office of McDermott Will & Emery LLP. He was a visiting fellow at Cornell Law School and a law clerk on both the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

Congratulations Professor Parks! Read more.

The Hilltop Awarded
The Hilltop has been awarded 2017's Best Student Newspaper by HBCU Digest.
HU Retired Faculty & Staff
A Retiree Appreciation event was held, July 19th for all of Howard's faculty & staff retirees! We appreciate each one of them and all they have done to support our great university, students & legacy!
Alumni On the Move 7/12/2017 - Atty. Keith Henderson '86
Attorney Keith Henderson, a 1986 graduate of the College of Liberal Arts, has been named as the Chief Compliance Officer at Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), effective June 2017.
Office of the President: Bison Beat June 2017

The June edition of President Wayne A. I. Frederick’s Bison Beat newsletter features stories about Howard University’s 149th Commencement Convocation, Summer Innovation across campus, recent administrative appointments, and more.

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The weather was perfect for the Annual HUAC GWDC Cookout on Saturday, July 8, 2017 as Howard University alumni, friends, families, and incoming freshman gathered at Lot 6 in Rock Creek Park.

Since the celebration was just after the fourth of July, the cookout theme was RED, WHITE AND BLEED BLUE. HU Alumni from the 1960s to the 2010s plus incoming freshman, Class of 2021, enjoyed Great Food, Great Fun and Great Fellowship together.



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Bison on the Vineyard
Aug 19
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Bison in Vegas Alumni Reception
Sep 01
You are cordially invited to the Bison in Vegas Alumni Reception on Friday, September 1, 2017 from 7:00-10:00 p.m. in the Juniper Ballroom Rooms 1 & 2 at the ARIA Resort & Casino, 3730 S. Las Vegas BLVD Las Vegas, NV 89158.

Sep 02

Bison Football is in it to win it this year! Join the #BisoninVegas for the 1st game of the season against UNLV Labor Day weekend. Howard vs. UNLV promo video.

Make your Bison discounted rate hotel reservations at ARIA RESORT & CASINO by visiting: Discount offer based on room availability.

The game will be at Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 E. Russell Road Las Vegas, NV 89122 on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at: Tailgating will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the stadium Parking in Lot E.

Third TEDXHowardUniversity
Sep 14
Third TEDXHowardUniversity

The Howard University Office of the Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies is sponsoring its third TEDxHowardUniversity event on September 14, 2017 in Cramton Auditorium, 2455 6th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20059, Howard University main campus. Doors will open at 5:00 p.m. in advance of filming.

The theme of the event is "All Things Glorious."

For speaker information and registration, visit or

Click here to view footage from last year's event!

Celebrating Howard and the Armed Forces
Sep 21
Celebrating Howard and the Armed Forces

As part of the celebration of the Sesquicentennial of Howard University the Digital Production Center of Howard University Libraries and the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center present Howard University in the Service of Democracy Revisited recognizing the amazing contribution Howard University has made to the Armed Forces. As part of the celebration, the center is digitizing the collections of the Moorland Spingarn Research Center related to the Armed Forces. The collections will be available via Digital Howard.

For more information please contact Lopez D. Matthews, Jr., PhD, Digital Production Librarian Manager, Digital Production Center Howard University Libraries and The Moorland-Spingarn Research Center,

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Fall 2017 Bison Career Fair
Oct 03
Fall 2017 Bison Career Fair

This career fair is open to all alumni! Some employers have already inquired about alumni attending.

For more information about Career Services for Howard alumni, please visit: or e-mail

The Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch 2017
Oct 15

The Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch is named after the late Rosemary Williams who was a tireless advocate for equal access to quality health care for under-served women. Proceeds from the brunch will be used to support the Cancer Center’s Breast Cancer Disparities Programs.

For more information about registration or sponsorship, click here.

International Conference on Stigma
Nov 17

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. Join us in the fight against stigma.

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