Serve the Community

Strategic Priority 3

We will serve our diverse community with high impact outreach and collaborative partnerships across divisions and beyond campus borders, while cultivating an atmosphere of inclusivity, wellness and civility.


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Strategic Corporate and Community Engagement

  • Develop effective models for industry and community engagement through expansion of Howard University's  Alternative Spring break and Day of Service initiatives.

  • Serve the District of Columbia through strategic and effective engagement and coordination with its citizens, businesses and K-16 institutions to enhance educational outcomes of Washington D.C.

  • Leverage relationships with Corporate partners to maximize job creation, train the workforce of the future and contribute to economic growth in Washington D.C.

Leaving a Positive Impact on the World

  • Progressively increase service opportunities and programs, tracking progress through development of a system that globally monitors service delivery by our students, faculty and staff to the public.

  • Increase alumni engagement that is demonstrated through philanthropic contributions and service to Alma Mater and their local communities. 

Core Team

Cynthia Evers

Interim Vice President for Student Affairs

Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

Debbi Jarvis


Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations

Office of Corporate Relations