Browse By

Tag Archives: Shaw University

Six Students from CIAA Schools to Participate in NFL Experienceship Program

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,

Shaw University Creates Center for Racial and Social Justice

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,

Shaw University Cancels Homecoming Activities for 2020

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

Shaw University’s Dr. Alfonza Carter to Retire After 40 Years

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

Shaw University Names Three New Trustees to Board

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 University Developing Plan for Safe Return to Campus

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