Category: Press Releases

U.S. News and World Report Cites Two Fayetteville State University Online Degree Programs

Two online degree programs at Fayetteville State University (FSU) have been recognized by U.S. News and World Report for their quality. The rankings were released Tuesday, January 10. FSU’s online master’s in criminal justice program received a No. 40 ranking.…

Fayetteville State University’s Online Early Childhood Degree Program ranked No. 3 nationally by Best Degree Programs

Fayetteville State University’s online Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education (Birth through Kindergarten) degree program was recently ranked #3 nationally among 102 accredited colleges and universities that offer similar programs by Best Degree Programs. Best Degree Programs is known…

Fayetteville State University Student Selected for MSI Graduate School Weekend

Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Tachionia Battle, a senior sociology major from Robersonville, N.C., is among 25 students nationwide selected to attend this year’s Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) Graduate Student Weekend, hosted by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions and…

Tom Joyner Foundation Awards Scholarships to Fayetteville State University Students

Four Fayetteville State University (FSU) students have been named Hercules Scholars, and each will receive a $1,500 scholarship to be awarded by the Tom Joyner Foundation. The recipients were selected by a scholarship committee from FSU. To be selected for…

NASA and Fayetteville State University Sign Research & Development Agreement

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Langley Research Center (NASA-LaRC) and Fayetteville State University (FSU) have joined forces under a Space Act Agreement (SAA). They will collaborate for materials processing, characterization and application, failure analysis, and associated technologies to gather…

Sweet Tea Shakespeare Performance of “Antony and Cleopatra,”

Betrayal! Villainy! Poisonous snakes! Also, a love story! Community theater troupe brings Shakespearean tragedy to the local stage Sweet Tea Shakespeare invites local community members to the world of ancient Egypt and Rome with its performance of “Antony and Cleopatra,”…

Fayetteville State University receives Silver Award from Military Friendly

Fayetteville State University (NC) has been designated a Military Friendly® School “elite” Silver Award winner, a new award established this year. FSU has consistently been designated a Military Friendly® School for the past several years. However, new for 2017, Military…

Fayetteville State University Chancellor to be Honored for Work in Higher Education

Fayetteville State University (FSU) Chancellor James A. Anderson has been selected to receive the 2017 American Association of Blacks in Higher Education (AABHE) Harold Delaney Exemplary Leadership Award. The award is given to individuals whose lives and careers have advanced…

Fayetteville State University Receives $1.5 Million Grant

UNCF PILOT PROGRAM ADDRESSES EMPLOYMENT GAPS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN COLLEGE GRADUATES BY AWARDING $35 MILLION IN GRANTS TO 24 COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES Because more than half of recent African American college graduates are underemployed and 12 percent are unemployed, United…

Retired Brigadier General to Deliver Commencement Address at Fayetteville State University

Retired Brigadier General Arnold Gordon-Bray will serve as speaker for Fayetteville State University’s 27th Winter Commencement. The event is scheduled for 9 a.m., December 10, 2016 at the Crown Coliseum. The procession begins at 8:30 a.m. It is open to the public. Commencement…