Class of 2026
Reginaldo Howard Scholar

Hometown: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Major: Neuroscience (Pre-Medicine Track)

Hobbies: Dancing, Singing, Acting, Choreographing, Movie-Watching, Food Culture, Christianity

Campus Involvement: Founding Co-President of the Multicultural Organization; Worship, Men’s Group, & Discipling Leader in the Every Nation Campus Ministry; Vocalist in the United & Praise Gospel Choir; and Armstrong Ambassador in the Center for Multicultural Affairs 

Research: Chemical Compositions & Pulmonary and Neurotoxic Effects of E-Liquids; Neuroscience and the Arts (Dance Focus); Edutainment and Neuroscience; and Multicultural Trailblazers and Creative Storytelling

Extracurricular Roles: National/International Student Choreographer and Workshop Director, Medical Team Youth Empowerment Program Director, Medical Assistant at Baton Rouge General, and Summer Student at the Broadway Dance Center

Why Duke?

I chose Duke because of the innovative opportunities it provided students including producing their own shows and teaching their own classes as well as the tight-knit communities on campus like the Every Nation Campus Ministry!