February Articles


N.C. A&T Theatre Arts Program to Premiere “Mend a City: The Movement”

In recognition of Black History Month, the Theatre Arts program of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will perform “Mend a City: The Movement,” Feb. 15-18, at the Paul Robeson Theatre directed by alumna Vanecia J.

NC A&T/UNCG Joint Master of Social Work Student Receives NASW-NC 2018 Presidents’ Award

Sarah Hamrick, a graduate student in the Joint Master of Social Work (JMSW) program at N.C. A&T State University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, has been named the 2018 NASW-NC Presidents’ Award recipient for Master of Social Work graduate student for the 2017-2018 academic year by The National Association of Social Workers North Carolina Chapter (NASW-NC).

Verizon STEM Program at N.C. A&T to Offer Real-World Career Sessions for Middle School Boys

Two Saturdays of every month, approximately 110 middle school boys gather atN.C. A&T State University to participate in a program under Verizon Innovative Learning Program (VIL), the education initiative of the Verizon Foundation.

58th Annual February One Sit-In Celebration

In continued honor of the legacy of Jibreel Khazan (Ezell Blair Jr.), Franklin McCain, Joseph McNeil and David Richmond -- better known collectively as the A&T Four, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University held the 58thAnnual February One Sit-In Commemorative program “Conscious for the Culture.”


Aggie Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track Teams Repeat as MEAC Champs

The North Carolina A&T men’s and women’s indoor track and field team entered the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference history books by becoming the second school in conference history to repeat both squads as conference champions.

N.C. A&T’s Largest STEM Ph.D. Program to Rename, Expand

Already a national leader in STEM education, N.C. A&T State University will deepen its capacity at the graduate level by renaming and expanding a doctoral degree program that is already its largest STEM Ph.D., school officials announced today.

Congresswoman Alma Adams to Speak March 28 at Small Farms Week

U.S. Rep. Alma S. Adams, Ph.D., will deliver the keynote speech at the Small Farmers’ Appreciation Luncheon on March 28, the capstone of the 32nd-annual Small Farms Week at N.C. A&T State University.

N.C. A&T Professor Named Program Director at National Science Foundation

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 16, 2018) -- In its latest partnership with N.C. A&T State University, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has tapped Tonya Smith-Jackson, Ph.D., to serve as a program director for the Computer & Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate’s Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS).

N.C. A&T Board of Trustees to Meet Feb. 16

The N.C. A&T State University Board of Trustees will have its scheduled full board meeting at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at the Alumni-Foundation Event Center.

The Lyceum Series at N.C. A&T to Present the Dance Theatre of Harlem

The Lyceum Series at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will present the famed Dance Theatre of Harlem at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 21, in Harrison Auditorium.

N.C. A&T Alumnus Nominated for an Academy Award

When nominations for the 90th annual Academy Awards were announced on Jan. 23, Kevin Wilson, Jr.’s ’11 life changed before his very eyes. He was nominated for his short film, “My Nephew Emmett,” in the Best Live Action Short Film category.

N.C. A&T Ranked No. 2 HBCU in the Nation by Best Colleges

In its 2017-18 ranking of public and private historically black colleges and universities (HBCU), Best Colleges has ranked North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University No. 2 in the United States.

N.C. A&T and UNCG to Commemorate MLK with Joint Celebration

For the sixth consecutive year, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro will host a joint celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Local CEO and Social Justice Crusader Awarded Highest Honor by N.C. A&T

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University has named Bob Page its 2018 Human Rights Medal recipient. Page was awarded the medal during the 58th February One Sit-In Celebration, Thursday, Feb. 1, at the Alumni Foundation Event Center.