Welcome to the Howard University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC

HUAC-GWDC continues its more than 50-year tradition of supporting the University’s mission and goals, supporting Howard University students, and serving the greater Washington, DC community.  We are committed to attracting and engaging Howard University Alumni to provide multi-level University support by serving our students and our community and by ensuring a visible, viable, and vital organization that embraces the spirit of excellence.

We sponsor a number of activities and events to raise scholarship funds and to promote networking and camaraderie among Howard alumni:

  • Awarding scholarships to HU students
  • Supporting the HU Science and Mathematics Charter School located on campus
  • Supporting the HUAA/National Education Association Read Across America Program
  • Hosting the Backpacks-to-Briefcases Seminar for HU students
  • Collaborating with the Admissions Office to recruit incoming students
  • Conducting Financial Aid and Application Writing Workshops
  • Hosting Family, Friends and Students Cookouts
  • Post Charter Day Jazz Brunch and Fashion Shows
  • Holiday Parties
  • Alumni-to-Alumni Mentoring Programs
  • Fall Opening Reception and Networking Events (Kennedy Center, Congressional Black Caucus)

The Howard University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC invites you to celebrate
HBCU Night with the Washington Nationals on Thursday, April 16th as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park.
Tickets are $45 with a $15 concessions credit for merchandise, food, or drink (including beer and wine).
Please contact Antoine Burrell via email Antoine.Burrell@nationals.com or phone 202.640.7719 to purchase your tickets.
This will be a great night of fun with fellow alum from other HBCUs! We hope that you will join us!
Please let Antoine know that you would like to be seated with Howard University. Thanks!


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    Posted Apr 1, 2015, 7:30 AM by five93alpha
  • 2014 Howard Homecoming Alumni Events Thursday, October 16HUAA 50th year Anniversary Blue Carpet ReceptionThursday, October 16, 20146:30pm - 9:30pmWashington Mayflower Hotel Grand BallroomTickets are $50.  For tickets click here ...
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  • HUAA-Supported Fashion Show Fundraiser for Scholarships Come out and participate in this HUAA-GWDC supported event hosted by Powerful Women of Purpose International!
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April 25, 2015 Great Debaters event The Catalyst Network Foundation is proud to host a Great Debaters event on Saturday, April 25th from 4 - 7 pm at Howard University's Blackburn Center, Digital Auditorium. This event is a unique combination of policy discussion, networking, and mentoring that will build crucial social capital in minority communities. Prior to the event, a recruiting fair will be held for alumni from partnering universities, which include an eclectic mix of Ivy League and Historically Black Colleges and Universities. High school students, college students and young professionals will attend the debate, offering participants a chance to collaborate horizontally and vertically. The building and strengthening of these networks will help minority communities build opportunities and create pathways to success. We are seeking 4 alumni to represent Howard University in a debate: Pro: Mainstream Rap Music Anti: Rise of Charter Schools Other participating Alumni Associations include Yale University (D.C. Yale Black Alumni Association), Harvard University (D.C. Harvard Black Alumni Society), Hampton University (DC. Alumni Chapter), Columbia University (D.C. Alum), Morehouse College (D.C. Alumni Chapter), University of Pennsylvania (Black Alumni Society) and Spelman College (D.C. Alumni Chapter). Let's show them how debating is done and won! If you are interested please contact Keisha Mack directly at kmackphd@yahoo.com. 
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