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North Carolina Central University Alumnus Named Chief Financial Officer

North Carolina Central University alumnus Charles Asubonten, ’89, has been named Chief Financial Officer of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS). In his new role, he will oversee CalPERS financial systems and risk programs. Asubonten most recently served as the managing director at a private equity firm. He has more than 20 years of… Continue reading North Carolina Central University Alumnus Named Chief Financial Officer

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Simmons College of Kentucky gears forward to preparing leaders and empowering the community

LOUISVILLE, KY – In April 2015, Simmons College of Kentucky (SCKY) was designated as the 107th historically black college and university joining Kentucky State University as the second HBCU in Kentucky. Now Simmons College is making moves and gearing forward in several ways to preparing the next leaders of tomorrow while empowering the community. SCKY… Continue reading Simmons College of Kentucky gears forward to preparing leaders and empowering the community

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UAPB nursing students honored during white coat ceremony

PINE BLUFF, AR – The Department of Nursing at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) honored 31 junior and senior prelicensure nursing students during the first Gold-AACN White Coat Ceremony for Nursing on Tuesday, October 25. The ceremony recognized students for their achievement of readiness for clinical practicum experience as part of the… Continue reading UAPB nursing students honored during white coat ceremony