Shortly after the end of the Civil War, members of The First Congregational Society of Washington considered establishing a theological seminary for the education of African-American clergymen. Within a few weeks, the project expanded to include a provision for establishing a university. In 1867, Howard University was born.

The quest for change agents and servant leaders

Inaugural Address of Wayne A.I. Frederick, 17th President of Howard University. March 6, 2015

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