"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.”
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 >>
The Department of Architecture kicked-off the 2016-2017 academic year with a myriad of events that brought faculty, students, and alumni together. In addition to welcoming, its new chair, the Department hosted a number of activities including a lecture by Dr. Douglas Williams about David Williston, the first known black landscape architecture who was also instrumental in the early Howard campus, in July. Read More >>