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  • Icon In Memory of C.T. Vivian

    We mourn the passing of Dr. Cordy Tindell "C.T." Vivian, an icon of the civil rights movement and renowned author and theologian.

    Icon Shaw University In First Research Cohort for $500K Mellon Grant to Humanities Action Lab at Rutgers
    Shaw University will join other major universities in the first research cohort to participate in a $500,000 grant made to the Humanities Action Lab (HAL) at Rutgers by  the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
    Icon Shaw University Honor Student Named HBCU Competiveness Scholar
    Ian Finley adds another honor to an already impressive body of accomplishments.
    Icon In Memory of Rep. John Lewis

    We all are saddened by the loss of a much-loved leader, the great John Robert Lewis, who remained at the forefront of the fight for freedom and justice throughout his lifetime.

    Icon Shaw University Creates Center for Racial and Social Justice
    The purpose of the enter for Racial and Social Justice (CRSJ) is to enable meaningful social change by fostering engagement around civil and human rights, spiritual formation, discernment and social justice. The CRSJ also will support development of healthy congregations and communities.
    Icon Shaw Celebrates Its Littlest Graduates With Drive-Through Celebration
    balloons, honking horns and lots of smiling faces marked a special drive-through graduation last week at the Shaw University Center for Early Childhood Development Center (CDC). Over 40 families waited patiently to drive through the CDC’s parking lot for a chance to see – and be seen by – their favorite pre-K teachers.
    Icon Andre Matzuda is Top of His Class
    On his way to earning his B.A. in business administration: management, Andre Matzuda ’20 was the personification of a “scholar-athlete,” achieving a 4.0 GPA and a raft of awards for his stellar play on the soccer field.
    Icon Dr. Alfonza Carter to Retire After 40 Years
    Shaw University 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 in a variety of positions.
    Icon Three New Trustees Named to Shaw University Board
    Effective July 1, the newest members of the University’s governing body are: Dr. Tony W. Barr, Sr., Executive Secretary-Treasurer for the General Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (GBSCNC); Mr. Isaac Wheeler, Sr., General Manager of the Wake County ABC Board, business owner and Shaw alumnus; and Mr. Ian Finley, 2020-2021 President of the Shaw University Student Government Association.
    Icon Divinity School Co-Sponsors Community Prayer Walk for Social Justice
    Divinity School Co Sponsors Community Prayer Walk for Social Justice Wearing facemasks and carrying signs, over 3,000 people gathered at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts and marched to the NC State Capitol building on Saturday, June
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