Howard University is celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of its founding in 1867. You can visit the institution's website for more information and upcoming activities. There will be a Charter Day Convocation on March 2, 2017 featuring alum and trustee, Mark A.L. Mason. A Sesquicentennial Celebration is also scheduled later in the day at the National Museum of African American History & Culture. A Charter Day Dinner will follow on March 3rd.