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April 8 - 10, 2016. Don't miss out on the latest news & updates.








Colloquium History

Learn more about James Porter and what sparked the idea behind the Colloquium. See and hear past colloquiums. Become a driving force behind making the colloquium a sustainable platform for future generations.

Colloquium Artist Series

Ever wonder how you have support the colloquium and own a piece of legacy? Did you miss the last Gala Auction? Originals & Prints are for sale year around from notable artists.

Meet the Members

Nothing is ever built overnight. Meet the hard working committee members that from the Executive and Faculty Committee.


New Look, Same Esteem

We would like to present to you this year’s event brand. This year’s event brand was designed by Skylar Buchanan a Senior Design Major and student athlete in Track & Field at Howard University from Duarte, California. She is joining the ranks of...
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Dear Friends and Supporters

Dear Friend and Supporter of the James Porter Colloquium, We would like to thank you for making the 2015, 26th Annual James Porter Colloquium, a very exciting event. This year’s Colloquium titled “Sheroes and Womanists: An Examination of Feminist(s)...
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