August 21, 2012


Q & A with Kevin Liles


1910 Campus Drive


Fourteen area high school students got a taste of entrepreneurship when they participated in the 2012 Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy presented by the School of Business. Sponsored by Genworth Financial, they met with business leaders, including Kevin Liles, author, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Liles is the former president of Def Jam Records and founder of the Make it Happen Foundation, one of the academy's partners. Here is what Liles had to say to the camp participants at the closing ceremony held at NCCU in the Pearson Cafeteria Banquet...

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Featured Events

"Colores" Art Exhibit

Aug. 25 – Sept. 21, NCCU Art Museum
The NCCU Art Museum will host the first exhibition of the fall season, Colores. The exhibit, which runs during part of Hispanic Heritage month, will feature critically acclaimed North Carolina-based Latino artists Eduardo Lapetina, Gustavo De Los Rios, Jose Manuel Cruz, Luis Ardila, Olid Garcia and Oscar Ortiz. The exhibition recognizes the contributions of Hispanic populations in enriching the state and strengthening cultural and economic ties to Latin America and beyond.

Fall Convocation

Sept. 21, at 9:15 a.m.
McDougald McLendon Gym


In the News


Welcome Chancellor becton

The new school year is under way and students were greeted by new classes and a new chancellor. Charles L. Becton, an attorney and former judge on the North Carolina Court of...

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Meet Eaglelette

It takes an artist’s eye to turn a blank canvas into a masterpiece, but NCCU art major Quintin Neal did one better: He took a life-size fiberglass cow and turned it into an eagle. Neal’s work will be part of the Cow Parade, a public art project and fundraiser benefiting...

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Jazz Course Taught on Three Continents

Since 2005, Lenora Helm Hammonds has been a vocal instructor in the NCCU Jazz Studies program in the Music Department. Helm's three...

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WNCU Town Hall

Aug. 28

40 Under 40 Gala

Sept. 14, at 6 p.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel, Durham

Bull City Gridiron Classic

Sept. 15, at 7 p.m.
Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham
For tickets contact the NCCU Ticket Office at 919-530-5170.

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Football Schedule


9/1 - Fayetteville State
9/8 - Elon
9/15 - Duke
9/22 - Savannah State


10/6 - South Carolina State
10/13 - Morgan State
10/18 - Hampton
10/27 - Bethune-Cookman


11/3 - Delaware State
11/10 - Florida A&M
11/17 - NC A&T State

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Featured Eagles

Former Prof. honored


Hinton Heads Up Golf

Capt. Mary Lee Mills was named posthumously to the American Nurses Association Hall of Fame. This...

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North Carolina Central University alumnus and certified golf teaching professional David Hinton III was...

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Summer Recap

Spelling Misteaks

Tevin Jones, a senior elementary education major from Rocky Mount, was committed to middle grades...

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Here's a friendly reminder about the correct spelling of the names of some facilities at NCCU.

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Through An Eagle's Lens

Forty incoming students participating in the summer bridge program, Aspiring Eagles Academy (AEA), traveled to Washington for a tour of the city and brief meetings with members of Congress. Participants who successfully complete the five-week program receive a minimum of six credits toward their degree.


Digging in the Crates


Since its founding, NCCU has played host to many international leaders, including singer, actor and political activist Paul Robeson.


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