Community Engagement Earns Honor
N.C. A&T ‏ “As a land-grant institution, North Carolina  A&T has been closely engaged with our community, the state and the nation since 1891,”  said Dr. Joe Whitehead, A&T provost and chief academic officer. *
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected North Carolina A&T State University to receive its 2015 Community Engagement Classification. The honor reflects the university’s collaboration with local, state, national and global communities to work 
In observance of American Heart Month, Sebastian Health Center at North Carolina A&T State University and The American Heart Association pump up heart healthy awareness and heart disease prevention tips for women in the Greensboro community.  Four  years ago, Linda Wilson, executive director of Sebastian Health Center, said the center was approached by the American Heart Association to help boost awareness of heart health among colleges and universities.  Video
together to address critical societal issues and to improve teaching and learning, scholarship and research to produce graduates educated and engaged in democratic values and civic responsibility. The university conducts community-based programs in a variety of disciplines, including the statewide Cooperative Extension program, healthcare and wellness, educational outreach and economic development. Among these programs are the Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness; the Center for Outreach in Alzheimer’s, Aging and Community Health; and the Diabetes Education Center at the Greensboro Urban Ministry.  *Alumni Times - January 15, 2015

FOOD LION SET TO AWARD $1,250 SCHOLARSHIP TO MISS CIAA 2015‏
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) fans can start voting today for their favorite college queen to be crowned Food Lion Miss CIAA 2015.  The winner will receive a $1,250 scholarship.  Each CIAA member institution’s current Queen is eligible to participate.  Contestants are judged on a variety of elements, including a personal essay, interviews, campus and community involvement and a public voting round. Each CIAA member institution’s current Queen is eligible to participate. Contestants are judged on a variety of elements, including a personal essay, interviews, campus and community involvement and a public voting round.
  Miss CIAA Mignon Turner   Video
In a game in-which J.C. Smith's offense never showed up, Tuskegee" Winning" University Golden Tigers offense out scored Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls' Defense 17 to 7 in Pioneer Bowl IX , a post season football matchup in Pioneer Bowl IX , a post season football matchup.
 
The NC Chapter of the Buffalo Soldiers and West Charlotte High School ROTC presented the colors at the  Pioneer Bowl.  The Best in the Land. The Virginia State Trojans Band was the inaugural  SIAC vs. CIAA Battle of the Bands Champion Ship     Game    Show   
Grambling men won the SWAC Men's Cross Country Championship and Alabama A&M's Men and women track coach Kim Seals talks about her team and Johnelle Thomas finishes first in the women championship. S.C. State garners two tennis awards Andrew Mawire Outstanding Performer and Marcela Rodezno MEAC  Player of Year.  MEAC takes off the gloves in basketball games employing pep bands, dance teams, and cheerleaders creating a student friendly atmosphere - interview Morganettes and N.C. Blue Rain  Dance Teams.  Video