August 21, 2020

Dr. Sheria Rowe Interviewed by GrepBeat in Diversity Series


Dr. Sheria Rowe, Assistant Dean to the School of Business, Management and Technology was recently interviewed by GrepBeat in a four-part series on diversity in the Triangle’s tech ecosystem. Take a look at the data and the experience of Dr. Rowe in this area here.
August 19, 2020

Dr. McPhail Interviewed by CBS17 Regarding SAU Moving Forward


Dr. Irving McPhail, our newly appointed president, was interviewed by Marius Payton from CBS17 recently. Find out how his background in education and civil rights equip him for taking on the challenge of being a president of a HBCU in these times. See the interview here →
August 7, 2020

Phase One of the Saint Augustine’s Chapel Restoration and Preservation Complete


Phase One of the Saint Augustine’s University restoration/preservation of its historic chapel (restored, preserved, and cleaned the windows) is now complete. This project funded by the Department of Interior/National Park Service (DOI/NPS), with a $312,000 grant, has afforded us the opportunity to continue to enjoy and appreciate the rich history and exuberant artistry of 125 year-old […]
July 30, 2020

Five St. Augustine’s Public Health Science Majors Hired as Contact Tracers for COVID-19


Congratulations to five public health science majors who have been hired and trained as Contact Tracers. They include two rising seniors, Tamika Sanders and Chuka Umeana, and three graduates of the program, Aziza Pope (May 2020), Asia Bethea (May, 2020), and Keshawn Carter (May 2018). Contact tracing is an effective public health intervention. These public […]
July 28, 2020

SAU and Stop Hunger One Community at a Time Host a Food Distribution Drive On Campus


Last Saturday, July 18, 2020 Saint Augustine’s University and Stop Hunger One Community at a Time hosted a Food Distribution Drive on SAU’s campus. Members of the community were invited to stock up on donated food items while practicing social distancing by popping their truck to receive a bundle of food. Stop Hunger One Community […]
July 13, 2020

The Next LaunchRALEIGH Cohort Goes Online with Zoom This Fall


LaunchRALEIGH is hosting online Information Sessions July 21, 23 and 29 for entrepreneurs who are interested in joining our 6th Cohort. Register at www.LaunchRALEIGH.org   New Eligibility: All entrepreneurs selected for the Fall 2020 program must already be in business and have customers. While we usually love including entrepreneurs who are still putting ideas together for […]
July 13, 2020

Saint Augustine’s University Announces the Appointment of Dr. Irving P. McPhail as the University’s 12th President


After a national search, the Board of Trustees at Saint Augustine’s University announces the appointment of Dr. Irving Pressley McPhail as the University’s 12th President. The appointment is effective July 15, 2020. The SAU Presidential Search Committee was comprised of individuals from local government, the Raleigh business community, higher education experts including SAU deans and […]
July 8, 2020

Professor of Science and Former Student Trustee Publish Article on COVID-19


Recently School of Science, Mathematics & Public Health professor, Dr. Moges Abebe published an article where he published and credited the work of former Student Trustee and recent graduate, Lashan Knowles. The article is called, “Teaching Students Synthesizing Molecules Mimicking an Existing Drug against Covid-19“. Read more here →    
Cheshire Building July 8, 2020

SAU’s School of Business, Management and Technology Announces NFL Sponsorship of the SAU Cycling Program


Saint Augustine’s University School of Business, Management & Technology and the National Football League (NFL) are collaborating to provide educational programming and initiatives to assist students with development and career preparedness in the sports and business industry sectors. The relationship builds on the NFL’s Campus Connection program, an initiative that prepares students for careers in […]
July 6, 2020

CBS 17 WNCN Features SAU New Student Orientation


As we get closer to the fall 2020 semester, Saint Augustine’s University has had to be creative regarding our regular programs. One program in particular is very important for new Falcons looking to join us in August of this year. Student Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR) is THE program that incoming students don’t want to […]