Fulbright Scholars Visit Howard University
On February 25, the Office of International Affairs, in conjunction with the Howard University Graduate School, sponsored a group of Fulbright Scholars in a visit to Howard University in celebration of Black History Month. During the visit, the scholars heard presentations by Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Dr. Gary L. Harris, on "Black Scientists from Early Civilization to Present." Dr. Edna Medford, chair of the Department of History, explored the History of Howard University.
As part of their tour of the University, Fulbright Scholars visited a simulation lab in the College of Medicine, conducted by Dr. Tamara Owens, and toured the Howard University Interdisciplinary Research Building with Dr. Gary L. Harris. The scholars also attended a lecture by U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, sponsored by the School of Architecture.
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