Category: Press Releases

Jazz Singer, Songwriter and Cellist Shana Tucker to Headline Smooth Jazz II Concert on February 18, at Fayetteville State University’s Seabrook Auditorium

Jazz Singer, Songwriter and Cellist Shana Tucker will headline Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Smooth Jazz Flow II concert, featuring Fayetteville renowned jazz saxophonist, Reggie Codrington on Feb. 18, 6 p.m. at the J.W. Seabrook Auditorium. Tucker delivers a unique voice to her self-described…

U.S. News and World Report Cites Fayetteville State University Criminal Justice and MBA Online Programs

Two Fayetteville State University (FSU) online degree programs have been recognized by U.S. News and World Report for being among the best in the nation. The Criminal Justice Program ranks No. 49, and the Master of Business Administration Program comes…

Matching Gift Yields $50,000 for Fayetteville State University’s College of Business

Dr. Lee Barnes, President of North Carolina-based Family Fare Convenience Stores, and Dr. Pamela Jackson, Dean of the Fayetteville State University College of Business and Economics, recently announced a five-year, $25,000 matching gift to the Fayetteville State University College of…

Fayetteville State University Announces Administrative Changes

Fayetteville State University (FSU) Chancellor Dr. James Anderson has announced the following administrative appointments. Dr. Jon Young, currently Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, has been appointed as the Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff.  Dr. Pamela Jackson, currently…

Fayetteville State University Valuable Economic Engine for Community and Region

A study has found that Fayetteville State University (FSU) is a valuable economic engine in the Fayetteville community, generating substantial economic returns annually. The landmark study, HBCUs Make America Strong: The Positive Economic Impact of Historically Black Colleges and Universities—commissioned by…

Fayetteville State University Senior Alicia Williams Honored for Community Service

Fayetteville State University student Alicia Williams has been recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to civic engagement. Williams is a recipient of the network’s…

Fayetteville State University Names Renowned Jazz Musician/Educator Ron Carter as the Felton J. Capel Professor of Performing and Fine Arts

Ron Carter, known for being an educator and a professional jazz musician, has been named the Felton J. Capel Professor of Performing and Fine Arts at Fayetteville State University. He has had two successful, concurrent careers—as an educator in public…