Category: Press Releases

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…

Fayetteville State University Senior Honored for Community Service

Fayetteville State University senior Jerrin “Giselle” Grant 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. Grant is a recipient of the…

Sweet Tea Shakespeare presents ‘Behold’

Sweet Tea Shakespeare will present ‘Behold,’ a folk Christmas cantata on December 8 and 9, 2016, at 7pm at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church at 1601 Raeford Road in Fayetteville. ‘Behold’ is our musical take on the Christmas story. Part Gospel,…

Fayetteville State University Student Wins Award of Excellence for Best Research Presentation

Laura Lovell, a Fayetteville State University (FSU) undergraduate student pursuing a major in Chemistry and Physics with a minor in Materials Science, recently won the Award of Excellence at the 24th International Conference on Application of Accelerators in Research and…

Fayetteville State University’s Performing and Fine Arts Department with the FSU Theatre Company Presents: SEVEN GUITARS by August Wilson

The sixth play in Wilson’s ‘century cycle’ of plays (a decade by decade exploration of the black experience in America) represents the 1940’s era. Seven Guitars is part bawdy comedy, part dark elegy and part mystery. In the backyard of…

Fayetteville State University Student Named Frederick Douglass Global Fellow

Fayetteville State University (FSU) student Chinwendu Maduegbunam has been selected as one of 10 students to represent FSU in London this summer as part of The Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship program. The Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship Program is a nationwide…