Physics Alumni Club

Physics Alumni Club

We welcome all Howard University physics alumni, and friends of the physics department. Your input and involvement in the department are vital to the lives of our students and the university community.

If you are in the DC area, please don't hesitate to pay us a visit and tour the department. If you have news that you would like to share with other physics alumni and friends don't hesitate to email us at

Howard University Physics Alumni Club

  1. Provide career development advice and outreach to the Department
  2. Identify potential employment and internship opportunities for students
  3. Improve access to physics data and information for faculty and students
  4. Provide input into curriculum development
  5. Assist the Department in fundraising efforts

Available Positions

Below are the positions we need to fill, PROPOSED goals and committees. The structure of the club was taken from the economics department's alumni club.

  1. President
  2. Vice President
  3. Secretary
  4. Financial Secretary
  5. Treasurer


Please check out the by-laws in our Constitution.


Career Development Committee

  1. Assist the Department in the development and maintenance of an employment and internship database
  2. Develop contact information for grants and scholarships
  3. Review students' resumes and provide feedback

Information Committee

  1. Create an information packet for distribution to students
  2. Publish a newsletter with physics information and data
  3. Upgrade and maintain alumni website
  4. Organize a series of seminars to disseminate physics information

Public Relations Committee

  1. Establish Friends of the physics Department for networking and support
  2. Organize membership drives
  3. Fundraising