January 11, 2019

Faculty Member, Erin Berry-McCrea, Receives Doctoral Degree


Erin L. Berry-McCrea, Assistant Professor in the Department of Media and Communications at Saint Augustine’s University conferred her doctoral degree in Language, Literacy, & Culture on December 19th, 2018 at The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) in Baltimore, Maryland. View that story here. Dr. Berry-McCrea’s dissertation research applies digital and media literacy to bring […]
January 11, 2019

Saint Augustine’s University Receives Record Setting Year-End Donations


(Raleigh, NC) – Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) reported a record-setting number of donations during its 2018 calendar year-end closeout campaign. The “Tis the season to give to SAU” campaign ran from December 14 through December 31, 2018 and raised a total of $239,323.23. The successful campaign follows the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission […]
January 9, 2019

Dr. Keith Smith selected as Vice President of Student Affairs for the University


By all accounts – Dr. Keith Smith is a respected and “well-rounded” higher education professional. With over 30 years of experience of higher education leadership, Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) president Dr. Everett B. Ward recently announced the appointment of Smith to the position of Vice President for Student Affairs for the university. “Dr. Smith brings […]
December 14, 2018

SAU Dean Highlighted in Nationwide HBCU Monthly Webinar Series


Congratulations to the Dean of the School of Science, Mathematics & Public Health, Mark Melton, Ph.D., for coordinating the HBCU Identity Research Center (IRC) 2019 webinar series. These webinars will cover topics such as publishing, grant writing, and developing proposals within STEM. Links to webinars will be available on the IRC website. Until the website is […]
December 11, 2018

Saint Augustine’s University Retains Full Accreditation Status


During the annual meeting of The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) in New Orleans, Louisiana, the SACSCOC Board of Trustees voted to remove Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) from probationary status, for the Raleigh, N.C. Historically Black College and University (HBCU). In January 2019, the University will be notified by official […]
December 3, 2018

Saint Augustine’s University Exceeds Goal During National #GivingTuesday Campaign


Raleigh, N.C. — Giving Tuesday at Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) raised nearly $68,000 to support the University’s Annual Fund. Gifts from alumni, friends, faculty and staff, all contributed to the total. The University was able to meet and exceed a goal of $25,000 through the annual Employee Giving Campaign, Dollars for Scholars Initiative and a […]
December 3, 2018

Saint Paul College Alumni Make $25,000 Donation to SAU


The Saint Paul’s College (SPC) National Alumni Association recently provided a $25,000 gift to Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) as part of the GIVING TUESDAY celebration recently held nationwide. Saint Paul’s College, which was one of three Historically Black Colleges and Universities supported by the Episcopal Church, the others being SAU and Voorhees College in Denmark, […]
November 20, 2018

Birthday Fundraiser to Honor SAU President a Success


Thanks to the generous support from family, friends, alumni and friends of Saint Augustine’s University, the recently held birthday celebration in honor of president Dr. Everett B. Ward raised $62,000. The benefit celebration not only highlighted Dr. Ward’s 60th birthday but was designed to raise funds for the university. “I appreciate the generosity of those […]
November 15, 2018

Business School Dean Lecture Series Brings AT&T, Samsung Execs to Campus


As consumers, it’s easy to notice how competitive the nation’s largest and most well companies, such AT&T and Samsung are in attracting consumers to use their network for mobile use or purchase their smartphones. Thomas Harvey Sr., Senior Vice President for AT&T and Alanna Cotton, Senior Vice President for Samsung visited the campus recently to […]
November 9, 2018

Saint Agnes Highlighted in OMAi – Mapping Stories


Raleigh Arts has brought the international arts collective OMAi to help local artists bring their works of art to life on notable buildings around downtown. A portion of these events, The Saint Agnes Sessions, will be happening here at SAU and are part of the ongoing Envision Saint Agnes Hospital Project. The Saint Agnes Sessions are scheduled for Saturday, October […]