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The Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) Named Matthew Wesley Williams as Interim President

ATLANTA, GA – Matthew Wesley Williams has been appointed by the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) to serve as Interim President of the Center, upon the retirement of current President, Dr. Edward L. Wheeler on July 31, 2019. This action will be ratified by the full Board… Continue reading The Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) Named Matthew Wesley Williams as Interim President

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The Interdenominational Theological Center President, Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler Announces Retirement

ATLANTA, GA – The Interdenominational Theological Center’s President Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler announced on April 26 that he is retiring from the role he’s held for the past four years. Wheeler made the announcement during a board of trustees’ executive meeting, on campus. According to a press release from the University, Wheeler is the… Continue reading The Interdenominational Theological Center President, Rev. Dr. Edward L. Wheeler Announces Retirement

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Paine College student dies from apparent suicide

AUGUSTA, GA – Paine College announced Thursday the death of one of their students in the result of an apparent suicide. The student was discovered in a residential hall at about 8:45 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, April 17. For the sake of the family’s privacy, the student name will not be released at… Continue reading Paine College student dies from apparent suicide

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Morris Brown College names Dr. Kevin James as Interim President

ATLANTA, GA – The Morris Brown College Board of Trustees announced today it has appointed Dr. Kevin James as Interim President, effective March 1, 2019. “I am honored to have been selected by the board to serve at the helm of Georgia’s oldest HBCU founded by black people,” said James. “I look forward to working… Continue reading Morris Brown College names Dr. Kevin James as Interim President

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Albany State University has $250 million economic impact on the Albany area

ALBANY, GA – Albany State University (ASU) had a $250 million economic impact on the Albany region in 2017, according to a December 2018 study released and commissioned by the University System of Georgia. According to a press released from the university, the study illustrates ASU’s commitment to empowering the Southwest Georgia region, University officials… Continue reading Albany State University has $250 million economic impact on the Albany area

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Paul A. Jones, President of Fort Valley State University

Every Monday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs on a daily basis, changing and educating lives while producing the forthcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President: … Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Paul A. Jones, President of Fort Valley State University

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Marion Fedrick, President of Albany State University

Every Friday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs on a daily basis, changing and educating lives while producing the upcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President:… Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Marion Fedrick, President of Albany State University

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Clark Atlanta University President Ronald Johnson resigns

ATLANTA, GA – The Board of Trustees of Clark Atlanta University (CAU) today accepted the resignation of President Ronald A. Johnson, effective December 7, 2018. A national search for the fifth president of CAU will begin immediately, according to a press release by the university. Lucille H. Maugé has been appointed chief operating officer. Maugé… Continue reading Clark Atlanta University President Ronald Johnson resigns

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Clark Atlanta University Receives $20,000 Grant from the UPS Foundation

ATLANTA, GA – Clark Atlanta University (CAU) received a $20,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS. According to a press release by the university, for the fifth consecutive year CAU has been selected as a university partner for this vital program. The fellowship empowers young African… Continue reading Clark Atlanta University Receives $20,000 Grant from the UPS Foundation

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Clark Atlanta University to host the first HBCU Regional Institute on Digital Learning

ATLANTA, GA – Clark Atlanta University (CAU) hosts the first HBCU Regional Institute on Digital Learning on July 15-18. This major regional convening of chief academic officers, faculty, and career pathway initiative directors from more than 30 HBCUs focuses on using digital and adaptive learning solutions and platforms to improve student learning and success. According… Continue reading Clark Atlanta University to host the first HBCU Regional Institute on Digital Learning