May 11, 2012


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There will be a new coach leading the Lady Eagle’s basketball team. Vanessa Taylor comes to NCCU after serving 11 seasons as head coach at Johnson C. Smith University. In addition, she also served as head coach for seven seasons at Elizabeth City State University.

Q: How does it feel to be the new women's basketball coach at NCCU?

A: Great! I am very excited to have the opportunity to be an EAGLE!!

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Featured Events

Graduate and Professional Degree Commencement Ceremony

May 11, McDougald - McLendon Gymnasium
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Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

May 12, O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium
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USDA Small Business Event

June 6, A.E. Student Union
The USDA will host a daylong series of educational workshops and networking sessions focusing on doing business with USDA and other federal agencies.
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In the News


22nd NCCU Jazz Festival Showcased Top Artists

With acts like Take 6, Cyrus Chestnut and the US Air Force Big Band, Airmen of Note, this year’s jazz festival started and ended on a high note.

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White House Young America Town Hall

Nearly 50 students from area colleges and universities gathered at the A.E. Student Union on the NCCU campus on Monday, April 30, to discuss solutions to the problems...

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Dr. LeRoy T. Walker

Chancellor emeritus Dr. LeRoy T. Walker was honored for his contributions, dedication and passion for education and athletics during services held on May 1.

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NCCU Now Magazine available online

The Spring 2012 issue of NCCU Now Magazine is available online. Feature stories include NCCU's division I athletics program, renowned artist and NCCU alum Beverly McIver and the academic restructuring program.
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Miss NCCU Featured on Ebony.com

Miss NCCU 2012-2013 Harmony Cross is vying for an elite spot in Ebony Magazine's Campus Queens edition. Voting closes on May 31 at midnight.
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Tickets Available for Circle City Classic

NCCU will face South Carolina State University for the 2012 Circle City Classic at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on October 6.
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40 Under 40 Awards Call for Nominations

The Office of Alumni Relations is launching NCCU's inaugural “40 Under 40 Awards.” The program will recognize young alumni who have made significant contributions in the arts, entertainment, healthcare, sciences, education, law, business, entrepreneurship, philanthropy, public service and government.
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Featured Eagles

newest Greek Eagles


Alumni of Note

This slideshow highlights various probate shows from spring 2012 and is provided by Student Affairs.

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Dr. Lillian M. Lowery, an NCCU alum who currently serves as Delaware's secretary of education, has been...

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NIH Honor at NCCU

QSI Award

Congratulations to Dr. Natasha Greene Leathers, assistant professor in the Department of Nursing,...

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The NCCU Quality Service Initiative (QSI) team was selected as the 2012 Excellence in HR Practices award...

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Through an Eagle's Lens

North Carolina Central University collected medals in six events during the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships, which wrapped up three days of competition on Saturday at the Irwin Belk Track in Greensboro, N.C.

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NCCU Throwback


Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Dr. LeRoy T. Walker at NCCU's 1986 Commencement Exercises.


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