Howard University Students, Alumni Enjoy First Yardfest Since Pandemic

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By Mia Westley, NewsVision reporter

Howard University students are still reflecting on the fun they had after the university’s first fully in-person Homecoming since the pandemic. One of the largest events of the weeklong, “Welcome to the Meccaverse,” was the six-hour Yardfest, on Friday, October 21, which featured a variety of artists and student entertainers. NewsVision reporter Mia Westley reports from the Yard where the excitement was in full effect.