Howard University Celebrates 145 Years of Excellence

Chemistry laboratory, Howard University, Washington, DC, ca. 1900.

HBCUers everywhere join the faculty, staff, students and alumni of

Howard University

in the celebration of its 145th Founders Day!

Howard Normal School Faculty, 1925
Source: Charles W. Chesnutt Library Archives & Special Collections, Fayetteville State University

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A historian and storyteller whose research interests include black higher education and college student activism, DR. CRYSTAL A. deGREGORY is a research fellow at Middle Tennessee State University’s Center for Historic Preservation in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. A graduate of the historic Fisk, Vanderbilt, and Tennessee State universities, she is a passionate Historically Black College and University (HBCU) advocate, convener of the HBCUstory Symposium, and editor-in-chief of The Journal of HBCU Research + Culture. Follow her online at @HBCUstorian.