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NCCU Alumnus Joins Fox Networks

NCCU alumnus Christopher Lopez has been named coordinator of inclusion at Fox Filmed Entertainment and Fox Networks Group. In his new position, Fox will be responsible for implementing diversity and inclusion initiatives across the company. Prior to his appointment, Lopez served as program manager and executive...
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Alumnus Soars In Sports

NCCU alumnus Terrance Jones has been named senior associate athletic director for external operations at Alabama State University. In his new position, Jones will be responsible for overseeing media and public relations, marketing and development, sports information and fundraising for the university’s...
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Alumna Appointed to Higher Education Post

North Carolina Central University alumna Linda McCabe Smith, Ph.D. has been appointed vice provost for institutional equity and diversity at North Carolina State University. Smith, a diversity and inclusion professional, has worked a number diversity initiatives and also given direction to resource centers serving the...
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NCCU Trustee and Alumnus Honored

Savoy Magazine has named NCCU Board of Trustees member and alumnus Michael P. Johnson as one of the world’s most influential African-American corporate directors. Johnson is president and chief executive officer of the business-management consulting firm J&A Group LLC, in Tulsa, Okla., and previously served as...
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Limited Tickets Available: Eddie Levert & Midnight Star

North Carolina Central University will welcome back alumni to enjoy the smooth and sultry sounds of Eddie Levert, Sr. and special guests Midnight Star during the annual alumni concert Friday, Oct. 14, at 8 p.m. at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center. A limited number of tickets are still...
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NCCU Alumni Named to National Hall of Fame

Two North Carolina Central University (NCCU) alumni have been named inductees to the 2016 National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame. U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield and Rev. William Barber are among 10 honorees chosen for their achievements and support of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). The induction...
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Alumna Ascends In Higher Education

The University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio, has named North Carolina Central University alumna Dr. Amanda Bryant-Friedrich as dean of the College of Graduate Studies. Prior to her appointment, Bryant-Friedrich served as director of the Shimadzu Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Research Excellence at the University of Toledo....
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NCCU 2016 Forty Under Forty Honorees Announced

The North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Office of Alumni Relations will honor 40 alumni for their contributions and leadership at the third annual Forty Under Forty Alumni Awards Gala on Friday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m., at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center in Durham. Chosen by a committee of their...
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Alumnus Named University President

Paine College in Augusta, Ga., has named North Carolina Central University alumnus Dr. Samuel Sullivan as its president. Prior to his appointment, Sullivan served as interim provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Paine College. Before joining the university, Sullivan was vice president of Academic Affairs at...
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Legal Eagle Ascends at World’s Busiest Airport

North Carolina Central University alumnus Michael L. Smith was recently named senior deputy general manager for the Department of Aviation at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. In this role, Smith manages day-to-day functional operations at the airport, including terminal and landside operations; commercial...
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