May 23, 2022

SAU Athletics Launches Letterman’s Club


The Saint Augustine’s University Department of Athletics is seeking former student-athletes, cheerleaders, coaches, trainers and managers to join the newly-formed Letterman’s Club. The Letterman’s Club has been established to: Provide a network of professional and personal contacts for the benefit of the members. Provide the opportunity to rekindle old friendships and to build new ones. […]
May 20, 2022

SAU’s Television Station Granted Renewal of License from the Federal Communications Commission


WAUG-LD returns to the air for the first time since 2018 Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) takes a step forward in reimagining its efforts to expand diversity, equity, and inclusion in television broadcasting. WAUG-LD, the nation’s oldest HBCU-owned commercial television station, was granted a renewal of its license by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for the […]
May 19, 2022

SAU’s Anthony Jeffries Named CIAA Sports Information Director of the Year


Veteran Sports Journalist receives honor for the third time since 2008  The reimagining of Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) ‘s Athletic Department now includes the recognition of one of its long-time storytellers. Veteran Sports Journalist Anthony Jeffries recently was named 2021-22 CIAA Sports Information Director (SID) of the Year at the CIAA Spring Meeting Awards Ceremony […]
May 16, 2022

U.S. Economic Development Administration Deputy Assistant Secretary and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Alvord Visits SAU


 (Pictured left to right) US EDA Deputy Assistant Secretary Dennis Alvord, NC Secretary of Commerce Machelle Baker Sanders, Raleigh Mayor Pro Tem Corey Branch, and Raleigh City Councilor Stormie Forte.   On Monday, May 9, 2022, U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Deputy Assistant Secretary and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Alvord met with local and state leaders […]
May 13, 2022

SAU Receives First $20K Award from the Home Depot Retool Your School Program


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) was one of 30 winners in The Home Depot 2022 HBCU RETOOL YOUR SCHOOL Program. This was the university’s first year recognized as a participant and as an award recipient in the program. SAU was awarded $20,000 as one of the top 10 universities with the highest votes in Cluster 3 […]
May 5, 2022

Saint Augustine’s University Announces Two New Members to Board of Trustees 


Hadley Evans Jr. Vice President of Integrated Financial Settlements & student representative, Peter Musenge  The vision of reimagining Saint Augustine’s University moves one step closer to fruition. The board of trustees selects Hadley Evans Jr., MBA, MSA, CIA as the newest member and Peter Musenge as the latest student trustee representative.   In this role, […]
May 2, 2022

SAU Professor, Dr. Webb, Selected for Using Data to Drive Reform Through Prosecutorial Performance Workshop


Dr. Patrick Webb was selected as a participant to attend a workshop associated with the use of data to influence decision-making among prosecutors. The workshop, which is co-developed by the Florida International University Prosecutorial Performance Indicators team, reflects a unique and interrelated approach to criminal justice reform and accountability. In essence, the workshop serves as […]
April 28, 2022

SAU Student Peter Musenge Chosen for Stanford Undergraduate Research Fellowship


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) student Peter Musenge, a junior from Zambia majoring in biology and engineering mathematics, was chosen to participate in the Stanford Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) at Stanford University. Musenge is one of the thirty students selected globally. SURF is an eight-week summer residential program that brings undergraduate students from across the country […]
April 27, 2022

Saint Augustine’s University Appoints Former NFL Standout as Dean of Exercise Science and Collegiate Athletics


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) appoints Dr. J. Lin Dawson as its Dean of Exercise Science and Collegiate Athletics.  In this role, Dr. Dawson will use his 30 years of experience in collegiate athletics to advance the student experience in exercise science at Saint Augustine’s University.  Dr. Dawson previously served as the Director of Athletics at […]
April 26, 2022

Saint Augustine’s University Forms Alliance with National Black Farmers Association to Advance Equity and Civil Rights


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) — founded in 1867 to educate freed slaves — shares a kinship with the National Black Farmers Association’s (NBFA) plight for equity. Today, the two organizations formed a strategic alliance to promote equity and civil rights in agriculture. As a result of this alliance, SAU becomes an official John Boyd Institute […]