Commencement 2024 Recap

Celebrating the Class of 2024 with Thasunda Brown Duckett

Thasunda Brown Duckett wearing Howard Regalia giving the Commencement speech.

Thasunda Brown Duckett, president and CEO of TIAA, served as the commencement speaker for Howard’s 156th Commencement ceremony. Duckett, a renowned leader in financial inclusion and opportunity, delivered a powerful speech.

In her address, Duckett highlighted the significance of courage in navigating future challenges. She emphasized that courage is deeply embedded in Howard's history and legacy, inspiring graduates to face their next steps with bravery and confidence.

2024 Howard University Commencement Program Recap

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris (B.A. ’86)

"Our nation is so proud of you…" U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris (B.A. ’86) provides warm greetings and congratulations to the #HBCU Class of 2024