Outreach and Civic Engagement

North Carolina A&T exists for three purposes: teaching, research, and public service and engagement. These aren't three discrete functions, but are overlapping, interconnected, and mutually supportive functions without boundaries.

As a land grant university, engagement has always been at the heart of A&T's mission. As a modern university, community-engaged teaching and community-engaged research give our students real-world experience they can apply directly to their professional and personal lives. They give our faculty extraordinary means to engage students and create new knowledge. And they give our community a partner, an ally, and an advocate.

Our community

  • East Greensboro, historically neglected in public and private investment, but driven to create a better future for itself.
  • Greensboro, a city facing an economy radically different than the industrial age that generated its 20th-century success.
  • The Piedmont Triad, a region both urban and very rural, of the prospering and the left behind, complex and contradictory.
  • North Carolina, a state of great economic and educational attainment but also devastating poverty and injustice.
  • The United States and the world, which need every fine mind, every strong spirit, and all the new knowledge we can produce.

Our work

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CAREER FAIR AT A&T ATTRACTS OVER THREE HUNDRED RECRUITERSThe Office of Career Services (OCS) at N.C. A&T will host the annual Spring Career Fair on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Corbett Sports Center.
AGGIES GO RED FOR HEART DISEASEIn observance of American Heart Month, Sebastian Health Center at N.C. A&T and The American Heart Association plan to pump up heart healthy awareness and heart disease prevention tips for women.
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Aggies Go Red For Women’s Heart HealthMemorial Student Union, 9:30a.m.(National Wear RED Day)
Tech ThursdaysSmith Hall, Room 2014, 4p.m. - 6p.m.
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