Events & Announcements

2019 Scholarship Application Open!

The Howard University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC (HUAC GWDC) 2019 scholarship application is now open!  HUAC GWDC will award two scholarships at $2000 each. The application period closes Thursday, February 28, 2019. View eligibility information and the application on the student support page.

February General Body Meeting

Monday, February 25, 2019, 6:30 PM, Founders Library Reading Room

Join HUAC GWDC on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 6:30 pm in Founders Library Reading Room for an African American History celebration! The direct descendants of the Frost family who escaped the Rosewood Massacre in Florida, will tell their story along with the showing of artifacts and film. In addition to our history program, we will discuss the Backpacks to Briefcase Mentorship Program and Alternative Spring Break, two of our premier student support activities.

TAOI Closing Reception

Join HUAC GWDC for The Art of Interpretation's closing reception on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 6:30 PM. See outstanding works while enjoying light refreshments and music. Purchase available art work and a commemorative catalog! Tickets are $35 per person. Visit to purchase tickets.

Charter Day 2019

HUAC GWDC invites you to join us in attending the Howard University’s 2019 Charter Day Dinner, where we will celebrate the 152nd anniversary of Howard University’s founding. The dinner will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019, 6:00 PM at the Washington Hilton. Tickets are $750 per individual ticket.

HUAC GWDC has reserved two tables for this event. Should you like to reserve seating with HUAC GWDC, please purchase your ticket, then notify Zaneta Hargrove ( or 202-841-0185) with the names of all ticket-holders by February 22, 2019. Zaneta will provide the HUAC GWDC table seating list to Alumni Relations and the Charter Day committee. You may purchase ticket(s) online at the 2019 Charter Day website.


Purchase your HUAC GWDC License Plate!

HUAC GWDC members that reside in the District of Columbia may purchase organizational license plate tags. The tag costs $100. Members must be in good financial standing with HUAC GWDC and HUAA. Contact us for more information.

Stay Connected

Join HUAC GWDC Today!

Please consider joining and/or renewing your membership while assisting us in our quest to register 150 members for the sesquicentennial anniversary. Each HUAC GWDC member is asked to sign up two new people as members. We can do this together! The time is now. Register today at

Howard 1867 - Present

View Howard University's digital historical timeline to honor and celebrate Howard’s 150 years of “Excellence in Truth and Service.”  View the Sesquicentennial Timeline at:

Support our students by donating to the Bridge the Gap Campaign.

General Body Meetings

Monthly meetings are held on the 4th Monday of the month (excluding Dec), 7:00 PM, on campus .

Alumni Connections

View the HUAC GWDC Newsletter!

Bison Roundup 2016

Celebrating our legacy and spirit with fellow Howard University alumni, students, and  friends.

Project Giveback 2016

Serving the Howard University and surrounding community through mentorship, volunteerism, and financial donations.

Performance by the HU Community Choir at Thanksgiving Potluck

Awarding scholarships to Howard University undergraduate and graduate students.

Learn about HUAC GWDC

HUAC GWDC continues a more than 50-year tradition of supporting the University’s mission and goals, supporting Howard University students, and serving the greater Washington, DC community.