Category: Press Releases

Sweet Tea Shakespeare Announces Fifth Annual Summer Season

Sweet Tea Shakespeare is proud to announce its fifth annual summer season of shows, including productions of William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice and Measure for Measure in June and July, 2016, at the 1897 Poe House on the grounds of the Museum of…

Fayetteville State University Students Win Top Awards at Model United Nations Conference

Fayetteville State University (FSU) captured top honors at the 27th Annual North Carolina Consortium for International and Intercultural Education (NCCIIE) Model United Nations Conference held April 21, 2016, through April 24, 2016, at the Marriott in Greensboro, N.C. FSU swept…

Fayetteville State University Receives Gifts Totaling $150,000

Fayetteville State University (FSU) recently received two gifts totaling $150,000. Both gifts will be used for scholarships for deserving FSU students. The first gift was for $100,000 from the FSU Foundation. The FSU Foundation, which consists of 18 community volunteers…

Fayetteville State University Receives UNCF Funding to Improve Job Placement Outcomes for Graduates

UNCF® Career Pathways Initiative distributes $2.55 million in planning grants to selected HBCUs and PBIs, with potential to assist 66,000 students Thirty colleges have been selected as planning grant awardees for UNCF’s new Career Pathways Initiative (CPI), a highly competitive…

Fayetteville State University Team Captures First-Place at Robotics Competition

A team from Fayetteville State University (FSU) won first-place in the first Swarmathon competition April 20-21, 2016 at the Visitor Center of the Kennedy Space Complex in Florida. Students from 12 colleges and universities from across the nation were invited…

FSU’s Office of College Access & Success Programs Seeking to Fill AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate Positions with the national My Brother’s Keeper Initiative

Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Office of College Access & Success Programs is seeking to fill AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) Summer Associate positions. The positions to be filled are program assistant/mentor positions and are sponsored by the Corporation…

FSU Students Selected as Student Assistants to Attend the GEOINT 2016 Symposium

Two FSU students, Mr. Keith Burns, and Mr. Tyrik Thompson have been selected by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) to serve as Student Assistants for their annual Geospatial Intelligence Symposium (GOEINT 2016; http://geoint2016.com/). Both Mr. Burns and Mr.…

Fayetteville State University launches Merit Pages: A New Way to Promote Student Achievement

Fayetteville State University has officially launched Merit pages, a tool that allows the university to celebrate student accomplishments in and out of the classroom. Used by more than 300 colleges in the United States, Merit allows institutions to recognize and…