"We aim to increase the global experiences of our students by pairing them with international colleagues to conduct research and solve critical real-world problems. Through programs like GEAR-UP (Global Education, Awareness and Research Undergraduate Program) and Engineers without Borders (EWB), we have demonstrated that global leadership is not just a slogan, but also a principle that guides our curriculum and instruction."
- Dean Fleming
Learn more about Engineers Without Boarders - Howard University Chapter.
Learn more about the Howard University GEAR UP Program.
Purpose: The GEAR UP Program will address the challenge of preparing engineering and science undergraduates for “Leadership for America and the Global Community.”
We are pleased to announce that two graduates of the Howard University Department of Architecture, Kwendeche (B.Arch. 1976) and Kathy Dixon (B.Arch. 1991), have been elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA). This is an unparalleled honor and the highest individual recognition bestowed by the Institute. The selection process is rigorous. Approximately three percent of the more than 90,000 AIA members have this distinction. The recipients of the FAIA are recognized for their outstanding contributions to the profession either through design, architectural education or the advancement of the profession after 10 years of AIA membership. The 2017 FAIA class consists of 178 people.Read More >>
One Senior and six juniors chemical engineering students respectively participated in the 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco, CA, November 14-18, 2016. The students were Simone Stanley, April Howard, Anayia Reliford, Mahtab Waseem, Bekuechukwu Uzondu, Diwash Bajracharya and Okeoghene Osevwe. Simone Stanley (Senior Chemical Engineering student) won first place for her presentation of “An Experiment Based Smartphone Education App for a Simple Introduction to Chemical Engineering Kinetics” in the General Engineering and Engineering Education session of the poster competition.Read More >>