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  1. UNCF Awards $15,000 to Oakwood University to Support new Entrepreneurial CenterRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | PRWeb

    Today UNCF announced a first-of-its-kind $15,000 grant award to Oakwood University in Huntsville, AL Today UNCF announced a first-of-its-kind $15,000 grant award to Oakwood University in Huntsville, AL, provided through UNCF's partnership with the Charles Koch Foundation and Koch Industries. The grant enables Oakwood University's newly established Entrepreneurial Center to provide students from across all disciplines with training in business entrepreneurship.

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  2. Oakwood University to build new market to provide fresh produce to HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala.- By this time next year, leaders at Oakwood University hope to open a brand new venue where people can buy fresh fruits and veggies. On Sunday, school leaders broke ground at the spot where they plan to build Oakwood Farms Market along Adventist Boulevard.

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  3. Oakwood University breaks ground on new farm marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | WAAY

    "I know what its like to not be healthy, or have strokes and things like that so I want to make sure that I encourage people to not just visit our farm but purchase things that are healthy for their bodies," Gerald Kibble, future patron of the market. "This will be a community-based farm not just a farm where people can say we have one in our community but a farm where individuals can come and actually be a part of it," Kenn L. Dixon, Dirctor Marketing and Public Relations.

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  4. "We'll always be together, no matter where we go"...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Students from Oakwood University in Huntsville received their degrees Saturday. Among the graduates were the Davidson sisters, a set of triplets.

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  5. Oakwood Church to honor hero that stopped Waffle House shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... died. Still kind of hurts. I saw those people," expressed Shaw. Because of the courage showed that night, Oakwood University in Huntsville plans to honor Shaw as a community hero. "The courage and bravery he showed, we want to reaffirm that," said ...

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  6. Waffle House hero to be honored in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WAAY

    ... by a bullet and he suffered a burn from grabbing the rifle's barrel. At 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 28, Oakwood University Church and Breath of Life Television Ministries will recognize Shaw for his bravery and he will address the audience. The ...

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  7. Decatur worship leader making international impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    ... in north Alabama's music scene, Jackson, along with leading worship services, works as an instructor at Oakwood University, volunteered to play for events benefiting Big Brothers/Big Sisters and the ARC of Morgan County and performs annually at ...

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  8. One system at a time: Decatur High students to spend two weeks building a bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    ... has helped me understand what I was going through," said Green, who plans to enter the medical field at Oakwood University next school year. Jones said by the time students reach the human body structure and functions class, they have decided they ...

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  9. Oakwood University remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1962 visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | WWLP

    Fifty-five years ago, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. What you may not know is that he gave a very similar speech at Oakwood University in Huntsville.

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  10. Oakwood University remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1962 visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Fifty-five years ago, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. What you may not know is that he gave a very similar speech at Oakwood University in Huntsville.

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  11. Black History Month speaker delivers urgent call with hip-hop style history lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... go back to school and fulfill "the anointing" that was on him. After earning his bachelor's degree from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, and his master's and doctoral degrees from Michigan State University, Thomas created the Advantage ...

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  12. UNCF Birmingham Mayor's Masked Ball Raises More than $315,000 for HBCU StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... Dr. Billy C. Hawkins (Talladega College), George T. French, Jr. (Miles College) Dr. Leslie Pollard (Oakwood University) and Dr. Charlotte P. Morris (Tuskegee University) were also in attendance. "We are grateful for the level of support we have ...

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  13. Black History Month: Hip Hop Educator Eric ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... go back to school and fulfill "the anointing" that was on him. After earning his bachelor's degree from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, and his master's and doctoral degrees from Michigan State University, Thomas created the Advantage ...

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  14. Mick Jenkins Gifts Fans With Moral Instructions On New Mixtape 'or more; the frustration'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Vibe

    ... As opposed to just being a creative. Mick Jenkins got start in the rap game as an undergrad student at Oakwood University, an HBCU down in Huntsville, AL., by releasing his Trees and Truth mixtape. Some mixtapes and record deal with Cinematic Music ...

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  15. Oakwood seeks to defend Honda All-Star titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Black Engineer

    Defending champion Oakwood University has the opportunity to win a $75,000 institutional grant. And it's all down to four students with a winning formula.

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  16. Talladega College hosting career training this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Alabama Live

    ... this week on campus with a slate of activities through Thursday. INROADS is partnering with Talladega, Oakwood University and Tougaloo College, which are all historical black colleges and universities. Talladega is the first institution to host the ...

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  17. Thurgood Marshall subject of one-man play at WWURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    ... ll visit Gonzaga University in Spokane on Feb. 8 to perform "Thurgood," and then will perform it again at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, on Feb. 22.

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  18. Police investigate bomb threat at Oakwood University churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... the school there had been a threat. Huntsville Police Department is investigating a bomb threat to the Oakwood University church. At this point HPD has secured the campus. We will keep you informed as we receive more updates. The university is ...

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  19. Doug Jones targeting youth vote in Alabama special electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... has also met with students at UAB, Alabama State, Talladega College, Tuskegee University, Alabama A&M, Oakwood University and the University of Alabama at Huntsville, where Jones held a campaign rally last week. Besides the on-the-ground outreach, ...

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  20. Big shots by Oakwood send CU men to road defeatHUNTSVILLE, Ala. - "...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Lebanon Democrat

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. Oakwood University began the second half with a 13-6 run, taking the lead for good, and Simeon Middleton netted 10 of his 16 points after intermission, including two huge 3-pointers, as the Ambassadors posted an 86-75 victory over Cumberland in men's basketball action here Thursday night at Ashby Auditorium.

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