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There are a number of African related student groups at Howard University. Here are a few. 

African Law Student Association (ALSA)

The African Law Students Association (ALSA) at Howard University School of Law shall address the professional, political and social needs of students who identify with the African heritage and culture. We provide mentorship to Africans and non-Africans.

African Students Association

In accordance with the founding mission of this organization to promote the unity, progress and strength of students of African descent as well as those of non-African descent on campus,the Howard University African Students Association (HU ASA)

African Studies Graduate Student Association

Howard University's African Studies Graduate Student Association (ASGSA) is comprised of diverse individuals who are passionate about issues pertinent to Africa and hope to raise awareness and create solutions for the future of the continent. In keeping with the African palaver tradition, ASGSA hosts the Palaver Lecture Series. Other activities include book sales relating to topics about Africa, an annual Africanist Networking Event, potluck socials, a Colloquium honoring our Department's Dr. Sulayman Nyang, an world renown expert on Islamic Relations, and fundraising for Africare, one of the oldest African-American led non-governmental organizations dedicated to helping enhance Africa's development.

Kwame Ture Society

Kwame Ture Society is a student organization focused on the cultivation and presentation of knowledge concerning African life and related to the African mind.

National Council of Negro Women (NCNW)

Founded in 1935 by Mary McLeod Bethune, the mission of the National Council of Negro Women is to lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities.

Ubiquity, Inc.

Chartered on May 5, 1973, Ubiquity, Incorporated stands as the oldest standing African Centered organization to be chartered on the campus of Howard University.