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Shaw Celebrates Women's History Month

To celebrate Women’s History Month, throughout the month of March, Shaw University will be profiling some of our amazing students, faculty and alumnae.

Michelle Asuquo

Michelle Asuquo - Aspiring Scientist and Traveling Nurse

Sophomore Michelle Asuquo presented ‘Analyzing the Effectiveness of Graphene Membranes: A molecular dynamics study’ at the Emerging Research National Conference in Washington, DC.

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Alumna Angie Brooks

Liberia’s First Female Attorney - Angie Brooks

In 1940s Liberia, women of the small African nation were expected to do housework and care for children. After getting married as a teenager, Angie Brooks was on her way decided to take a different path.

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Briona May

Briona May: Forging Her Own Path

Briona May probably wasn’t born to be a Shaw Bear, but no other student on campus has made the most of their time here. The senior from Hampton, VA currently serves as Miss Shaw University and was crowned Miss CIAA during the 2018 CIAA tournament.

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