All campus activities will be held on Howard University's campus. On Thursday, April 19, activities will be conducted in the Blackburn Center auditorium. On Friday, April 20, activities will be conducted in the School of Social Work auditorium with the banquet in the Blackburn Center. The campus address is:
Howard UniversityThere will be a bus provided for conference participants between the Courtyard Silver Spring Downtown and Howard University. This bus service is being provided by International Limousine Service, Inc. See the Program for departure times.
Armour J. Blackburn University Center
2397 Sixth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20059
Getting to Howard
For directions to campus, see: http://www.founders.howard.edu/parking/directions.htm Parking will be limited so we encourage the use of public transportation but we will have permits for those in need of parking.
The campus is close to the Shaw-Howard U Metro stop, and serviced by the 70 and 79 MetroBus lines. See the local Metro transit system: http://www.wmata.com/
A campus map can be found here: http://www.howard.edu/explore/map/
Flying into Washington, DC
There are 3 major airports in the area.
Although Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the only one on a Metro stop, there is an Express Metro bus service from both BWI and IAD to the Metro subway.
Washington DC is beautiful in the spring and there are many activities and interesting sites to visit during the month of April. For places to go, places to see and places to eat, the following websites provide a wealth of information.