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  1. 4 running for District 3 school board seatRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    ... her teaching certificate at Hunter College in New York City, a bachelor of arts degree in education from Shaw University, a master's in education from the University of South Carolina, and a master's in leadership from Cambridge College. She also ...

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  2. Boys & Girls Club Hires New Teen DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Pilot

    ... Community College, where he was a basketball standout, and a bachelor's degree in Recreation Management from Shaw University. Executive Director Caroline Eddy said, "the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills is very fortunate to have Germann to lead ...

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  3. Cameron Village sit-in led student civil rights activists to form SNCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WRAL.com

    That peaceful protest at Cameron Village ignited a flurry of civil rights activity and the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee . On Feb. 10, 1960, students from Shaw University and St. Augustine's College decided to protest at Woolworth's in Cameron Village.

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  4. Lowe's Donates $500,000 in Emergency Financial Aid to Support...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PRWeb

    "Lowe's is a visionary leader in its class," said Shaw University President Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy. "The reverberating ramifications of their investment go well beyond a student's graduation."

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  5. How history is made: Over 50 years ago, four young black men decided to order coffee in GreensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Salon.com

    ... Ella Baker, over Easter weekend - April 16-18 - several hundred sit-in activists and their allies came to Shaw University, a black college in Raleigh, North Carolina, to discuss how to capitalize on the sit-ins' growing momentum and publicity. This ...

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  6. Despite Protests, Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane Says the City Never...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Independent Weekly

    Mayor Nancy McFarlane told a "boisterous" crowd at Tuesday's city council meeting that Raleigh doesn't plan to set up a police substation on the Shaw University campus, and their protests resulted from a misunderstanding between the university and the city. The announcement that the move would not take place came after a group of Shaw students opposed it during Tuesday's hearing, which at times more closely resembled performance art than typical community response.

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  7. Raleigh mayor nixes idea of police substation on Shaw campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WRAL.com

    ... safety," Shaw student Essence Shelton said. Friction began largely because on content in a letter from Shaw University President Tashni-Ann Dubroy. In the letter, written in September to McFarlane, Dubroy said she would like to discuss joint ...

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  8. Shaw students protest police substation on campus, fear unfair policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WRAL.com

    - Shaw University students opposed to the idea of building a police substation on campus plan to deliver a petition to the Raleigh City Council Tuesday night. Students gathered at the university library Tuesday evening to protest the request for a ...

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  9. Talk of police substation on Shaw campus sparks concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WRAL.com

    In September, Shaw University President Tashni-Ann Dubroy sent a letter to Mayor Nancy McFarlane asking the city to consider adding a police substation on campus. Dubroy said she wanted an increased police presence on campus, and believed the substation could help change perceptions and improve police relations.

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  10. 57 Years Ago Today - How Four College Students Started a RevolutionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Common Dreams

    ... Ella Baker, over Easter weekend - April 16-18 - several hundred sit-in activists and their allies came to Shaw University, a black college in Raleigh, North Carolina, to discuss how to capitalize on the sit-ins' growing momentum and publicity. This ...

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  11. Lessons from grandfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... from Hargrove and gained an associate's degree at Wayne Community College and an undergraduate degree from Shaw University. She then received a master's degree in business administration from Central Michigan University through a program at Seymour ...

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  12. Belief Briefs: New pastor at West Durham BaptistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | HeraldSun.com

    Johnson, who started in January, is a native of Orange, New Jersey, and has been preaching since he was a teenager. He received a bachelor of arts in religion from Virginia Union University; a master of divinity from Shaw University; a master of Sacred Theology from the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary; and a doctor of ministry degree from Drew University.

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  13. Eagles release 2017 football scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | HeraldSun.com

    ... year the Blue Devils defeated N.C. Central 49-6 in the season opener. The following week the Eagles welcome Shaw University to O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium in the home opener. It's the third time under head coach Jerry Mack that N.C. Central plays host ...

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  14. LaunchRaleigh: A new program to boost Southeast Raleigh entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Local Tech Wire

    ... Now she makes about 100 dozen cookies a day." The new startup partnership of seven organizations, including Shaw University, the Rotary Club of North Raleigh and Wake Tech, is welcoming its first 24 entrepreneurs for the first cadre of LaunchRaleigh ...

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  15. On MLK Day, Honor the Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Time

    ... to all citizens: Ella J. Baker. A granddaughter of slaves who graduated valedictorian from Raleigh's Shaw University in 1927, Baker spent nearly half a century raising the political consciousness of Americans, and played a major role in three of the ...

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  16. Mercer tapped to lead revived N.C. Wesleyan ROTC programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... Army Reserve." Mercer earned an associate degree from Nash Community College and a bachelor's degree from Shaw University. He served as director of emergency management services for the city of Raleigh for 25 years and retired from the post in 2011. ...

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  17. Jones to lead Braves in HBCU Spirit of America BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... to NCCU, his second stint on the Eagles' coaching staff. Last spring he was named the 17th head coach at Shaw University. When he heads to Virginia Beach, Jones will take one member from his Shaw coaching staff, linebackers coach Gilbert Wiggins. ...

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  18. Donald Trump and black colleges are getting to know each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    ... Kick-off Celebration, Aug. 16, 2016. North Carolina Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, left, sits with new Shaw University President Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy during Shaw University's 150th Homecoming Founder's Day Observance at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in ...

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  19. UNCF Announces Inaugural Achievement Capstone Program AwardeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | PRWeb

    "The award money that I'm receiving from UNCF is an investment in my future, and those who donate to support African American students can see a return on that investment in me," said Shaw University graduate Jordan Galloway Thirty-seven recent college graduates were announced today as inaugural recipients of the UNCF Achievement Capstone Program, each receiving a $2,500 award to pay an unmet undergraduate balance or finance an advanced degree.

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  20. Pastor, civil rights icon J.R. Manley rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | HeraldSun.com

    ... the white community or the powers that be in Town Hall," Mr. Manley said. Dr. Manley graduated in 1949 from Shaw University in Raleigh with a degree in art and divinity. The university later awarded him an honorary doctorate. He also attended ...

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