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Submit a Media Request: Announcing Howard’s 18th President

On May 2, 2023, Howard University announced Ben Vinson III, PhD will serve as the 18th President of Howard University.

Please use this form to submit media requests related to this announcement. Please note, media interviews will be limited at this time.

Press Materials

Background on the selection of Howard University’s 18th President

Read our press release announcing Howard University’s 18th President

Learn more about Ben Vinson III, PhD and read reactions from academic leaders and the Howard University community.


Access Howard University’s video announcement highlighting Howard University’s 18th President

Download a photo of Howard University's 18th President Ben Vinson III, PhD

Download a photo of Howard University Board of Trustees Chair Laurence C. Morse, PhD (B.A. ’73)

Download a photo of Howard University’s 17th President of Howard University Wayne A. I. Frederick (B.S. ’92, M.D. ’94, MBA ’11).

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