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N.C. A&T Students Place in Case Competition

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University students from the College of Business and Economics won second place in Cisco’s first national college case competition.

UNC System Board of Governors Endorses N.C. A&T Professor for Excellence in Teaching Honor

A North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University expert on child and family nutrition and early childhood education has been named a recipient of the University of North Carolina System’s 2019 Board of Governors (BOG) Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Award-Winning Gospel Choir at N.C. A&T Celebrates 50 Years with Live Recording

It’s been 50 years, and the award-winning North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Fellowship Gospel Choir is still going and growing strong. In celebration of its golden anniversary, the choir will host a free, live recording at the spring concert at 6 p.m., Sunday, April 28, at Corbett Sports Center.

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UNC System Launches Donor-Advised Fund Program; N.C. A&T One of Four Participants

Through a new University of North Carolina System partnership with TIAA Charitable, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is the first historically black college or university to offer a leading-edge, branded donor-advised fund (DAF) program to alumni and friends.

N.C. A&T Students Learn from ‘Masters’

In three separate classrooms, veteran stage and screen actresses Loretta Devine and Jasmine Guy and Academy Award-nominated director Kevin Wilson spent an hour teaching North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University aspiring stars how to master their respective crafts.

N.C. A&T Board of Trustees to Meet April 25-26

The North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Board of Trustees will meet April 25-26, 2019.

N.C. A&T Announces the 2019 Cheatham-White Scholars Cohort

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University has announced the newest cohort of Cheatham-White Scholarship recipients, who are among the highest-achieving students expected to enroll at this fall.

N.C. A&T Announces the 2019 Dowdy Scholars Cohort

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University has announced its newest cohort of Lewis and Elizabeth Dowdy Scholars. These 24 academically talented freshmen will join the Aggie family as a part of the class of 2023.

N.C. A&T Alumnus to be Enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame

Within North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University’s athletic history, Al Attles, Sr. ‘60 is one of the most successful athletes and alumni to ever play the sport of basketball. On Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, Attles and 11 other honorees will be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Garbage in, but not out: Liang wins Best Practice Award

Travelers who see a scholarly looking woman picking up Styrofoam cups that have been left behind in their hotel lobby, or digging half-empty plastic water bottles out of the trash, may be curious – but should not be alarmed.

TD Jakes Shares Empowering Message of Resilience for Chancellor’s Speaker Series

A crowd of over 2,200 students and community members filled Corbett Sports Center on the campus of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, April 11 to hear a graceful, thunderous message of motivation and empowerment by T.D. Jakes.

Chloe x Halle, Loretta Devine, Jasmine Guy to Lead N.C. A&T Town Hall Series Conversation

Chloe x Halle will join veteran actresses Loretta Devine and Jasmine Guy for the spring Chancellor’s Town Hall Series at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 6 p.m., Thursday, April 25.

N.C. A&T junior, Coley, a finalist for Truman Scholarship

A North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University student has been named a finalist for the 2019 Truman Scholarship, a prestigious and highly competitive national fellowship awarded each year to a college junior with plans to work in education, government, the nonprofit sector or another aspect of public service.

Retired Merck Exec. Deese, U.S. Army Official to Keynote N.C. A&T May Commencements

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University has called on alumnus Willie A. Deese ’77 and Marshall M. Williams to serve as keynote speakers for the May 11 undergraduate and graduate ceremonies, respectively.

College of Engineering at N.C. A&T Celebrates the NC Science Festival with Full Slate of Activities

The College of Engineering at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will host its fifth-annual celebration of the North Carolina Science Festival, beginning April 4, 2019.

N.C. A&T Deans Coger and Ward-Johnson Named TBJ ‘Outstanding Women in Business’

The Triad Business Journal has named N.C. A&T Engineering Dean Robin Coger and Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Dean Frances Ward-Johnson to its Outstanding Women in Business class of 2019.

Stage, Screen Vets Loretta Devine, Jasmine Guy to Light Up Aggieland for Town & Gown

Longtime stars of screen and stage Loretta Devine and Jasmine Guy will join North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and community friends for its first Town & Gown celebration, Friday, April 26, 2019.

Cherokee County Growers Are Small Farmers of the Year

Harold and Nancy Long, the owners of Long Family Farms and Gallery in Murphy, are the 2019 North Carolina Small Farmers of the Year.

Guy, Devine, Chloe x Halle Share Life Lessons with Campus Community for Town Hall Conversation

“Artistic Evolution” was the theme of the night at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University’s spring Chancellor’s Town Hall. Veteran actresses Loretta Devine and Jasmine Guy, alongside actresses and singing sister duo Chloe x Halle, held the attention of every attendee, discussing their career experiences, inspiration, highs, lows and everything in between.