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NCCU Alumna Soars in the Nation’s Capital

North Carolina Central University alumna Kimberly A. Bassett was named as a 2015 Leadership Award Honoree by Crittenton Services of Greater Washington during its 127th Anniversary Celebration. Bassett, director for Women’s Policy & Initiatives (MOWPI) in the Washington, D.C., mayor’s office, was...
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NCCU Trustee & Alumnus To Lead Commerce For Philadelphia

North Carolina Central University Board of Trustees member and alumnus Harold T. Epps has been appointed to serve as commerce director for the city of Philadelphia by Mayor-elect Jim Kenney. In this role, Epps will ensure that the city’s commercial projects benefit from economic development. As the new commerce...
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Eagle Advances Youth With Motivation

NCCU alumnus Edmund Lewis Jr. devotes his talents to promoting higher education in a major way. Lewis received a bachelor’s degree in social work from North Carolina Central University. He also earned a master’s in Policy Evaluations and Community Social Systems from Michigan State University. He began his...
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Eagle Soars As Community Activist

North Carolina Central University alumna the Rev. Michelle Cotton Laws is someone who continually helps those in need in North Carolina.  Her passion for being an advocate for people in need began at age 10 and continued throughout college. Laws seeks to help the homeless, unemployed and underpaid, even if it means...
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Lillian Lowery Soars Into New Position

North Carolina Central University alumna Lillian Lowery has been appointed to lead FutureReady Columbus as president and chief executive officer. Lowery is the first chief executive and president of FutureReady Columbus, an education non-profit organization that focuses on early childhood education, public policy and...
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Legal Eagle Appointed to Higher Education Post

NCCU School of Law Alumna Tameka E. Lester has been appointed to serve as assistant clinical professor and assistant director for the Philip C. Cool Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic at Georgia State University. The clinic provides legal representation for taxpayers who can’t afford legal representation. In this role,...
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Fly High With The Eagle Travel Program

The North Carolina Central University Office of Alumni Relations invites you to join the Eagle Travel Program. Individuals who seek fun excursions and who enjoy learning through discovery and adventure, this opportunity is for you! Trips are designed to build stronger relationships between faculty, staff, alumni, students...
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NCCU Raises Millions With Increased Giving

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) reached one of its highest institutional records in 2014-2015 by raising over $7.4 million in a single fiscal year. NCCU received more than $7.4 million in gifts during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2015, with $2.1 million of that total donated by alumni. Alumni giving...
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Dreams Come True for NCCU Baseball Standout

On Monday, June 15, former NCCU student athlete Eric Kimber signed a contract to play professional baseball for the Kansas City Royals, becoming the first NCCU student-athlete to sign with a Major League Baseball franchise since the baseball program returned to the campus in 2006.   The offer came after a June...
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Alumna Amanda Williamson '11

The Office of Alumni Relations would like to congratulate Amanda Williamson. Amanda, a 2011 North Carolina Central University biology graduate, is a winner in the 2015 Southern Designer Showcase sponsored by Charlotte-based Belk department stores. The well-known retailer will begin to carry her women’s clothing...
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