NEW YORK – Six students from Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) schools, including five student-athletes, were recently selected to participate in the National Football League (NFL) Events and Club Business Development Experienceship Program. Corey Cooper (football) of Shaw University, Marcus Davis (football) of Saint Augustine’s University,
Raleigh, NC – (July 15, 2020) – Shaw University will host a virtual town hall discussion on “The Role of Black Businesses in the Wake of Protests, Policing, and a Pandemic.” The event will be via a Zoom webinar on Thursday, July 30, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Three-year grant will support study of disproportionate impact of climate change on people of color Raleigh, NC – (July 7, 2020) – Shaw University will join other major universities in the first research cohort o to participate in a $500,000 grant made to the Humanities Action
Raleigh, NC – (June 26, 2020) – Shaw University today announced the creation of The Center for Racial and Social Justice (CRSJ) at Shaw University. The purpose of the CRSJ is to enable meaningful social change by fostering engagement around civil and human rights, spiritual formation,
Raleigh, NC – (June 23, 2020) – As part of its response to ongoing health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, Shaw University will cancel all in-person Homecoming activities for 2020, with the exception of the Homecoming football game. “Our primary concern is the health and safety of the
CIAA championships increased to 60 total under highly-regarded athletic director Raleigh, NC — (June 16, 2020) — Shaw University today announced that long-time athletic director, Dr. Alfonza Carter, will retire effective July 31 after 40 years of distinguished service. Dr. Carter has served the University since 1980
Dr. Tony W. Barr, Sr., Mr. Isaac Wheeler, Sr., Mr. Ian Finley join governing body of historic HBCU Raleigh, NC — (June 12, 2020) – Shaw University today announced that three new members will join its Board of Trustees effective July 1. The new Trustees who
Shaw Divinity, Raleigh Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance Call All Clergy to Join Community of Faith Prayer Walk
Raleigh, NC – (Wednesday, June 3, 2020) WHO: Shaw University Divinity School and the Raleigh Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (RIMA) are calling all clergy and people of faith to join in a show of unity and commitment to social justice WHAT:Community of Faith Prayer
The death of Mr. George Floyd, the latest in a terrible series of events, deeply disturbs me. I am distressed that just blocks from Shaw University, the HBCU where I serve as president, our neighbors woke on Sunday morning to scenes of destruction and loss.
Shaw University announced that a working group representing a wide cross-section of University units is developing a plan to ensure the safe return to campus for employees and students for fall 2020. University leadership continues to be guided by directives from state and local government