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  • Icon Shaw Celebrates Women's History Month
    To celebrate Women’s History Month, throughout the month of March, Shaw University will be profiling some of our amazing students, faculty and alumnae.
    Icon Student-Athletes Prepare for the Real World at CIAA
    During the 2018 CIAA basketball tournament, several Shaw student-athletes were there not only to enjoy the festivities and games, but to prepare for their future careers as well.
    Icon Liberia's First Female Attorney - Angie Brooks
    In 1940s Liberia, women of the small African nation were expected to do housework and care for children. After getting married as a teenager, Angie Brooks had other plans that would take her all the way to Shaw University, and eventually all over the world.
    Icon Shaw Hosts First Annual Faculty Research Symposium
    The Offices of Grants Management Support and Professional Development hosted the first Annual Faculty Research Symposium on December 13, 2017.
    Icon Shaw Moves to 2nd Round of Home Depot Competition
    Shaw University is still in the running for a grand prize of $50,000 for facility upgrades and improvements in the Home Depot Retool Your School competition.
    Icon Shaw Board of Trustees Reflect on Black History Month and the University

    As February comes to a close, members of the Shaw University Board of Trustees took time to reflect on Black History Month and what the university means to them

    Icon The First Four-Year Medical School in the United States
    When classes began at Leonard Hall in 1882, Shaw University made history as the home of the first medical school in the United States to offer a four-year curriculum – including white institutions.
    Icon Ella Baker Civil Rights Icon
    The Civil Rights Movement is full of unsung heroes. But there is one Shaw alumna who deserves special recognition. Her name is Ella Baker and she founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (better known as SNCC) at Shaw University in 1960.
    Icon Shaw Celebrates Black History Month
    In celebration of Black History Month and Shaw University’s legacy as the first institution of higher learning for African-Americans in the South, Shaw will be profiling students, alumni, faculty and staff who exemplify what it means to be a part of the Shaw community throughout the month of February.
    Icon Dr. Cheryl Kirk-Duggan Transforms Grief with New Book
    Dr. Cheryl Kirk-Duggan's new book of poems, Baptized Rage, Transformed Grief, I Got Through, So Can You, is a project that’s been years in the making.
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