WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Howard University Council of Deans announced their support for President Wayne A.I. Franklin in a statement Monday.
“The Council of Deans is confident that the plans, strategies, programs and activities of the University Board of Trustees and President Wayne A.I. Frederick are yielding positive results and are on a positive trajectory for a strong and positive future for our beloved institution,” the Council of Deans said.
The Council said they have confidence in the leadership of the Howard University Board of Trustees and the leadership of President Frederick.
This news comes in the same day Howard University’s newspaper, The Hilltop, reported that the Office of the Faculty Senate voiced their support for students participating in the sit-in.