Tuskegee Eminent Associates Pledge $2 Million to University

Members of the Tuskegee University Eminent Associates recently pledged $2 million to the university during its annual fall convocation. The pledge was initiated by a check presentation of $259,691, made by members of the Associates who have given $1,000 or more to the university.
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Alabama State Considers Termination of Food Services Contract with Gourmet; Gourmet Alleges ‘Shakedown’

Alabama State University and its food service vendor Gourmet Services are in a public battle over allegations of unsafe food conditions and unsavory demands for upcoming inaugural activities.
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Alabama A&M Professor Launches Renewable Energy Courses with NSF Grant

AL.com recently profiled Alabama A&M University mechanical engineering Professor Showkat Chowdhury, a recipient of a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to create new undergraduate courses with a focus on renewable energy.
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Alabama State Receives $1 Million in S.T.E.M. Grants

Alabama State University recently announced the receipt of more than $1 million in federal funding for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (S.T.E.M.) professional development and medical research.
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Stillman Receives $2 Million Donor Pledge; Largest in School History

Stillman College today announced a $2 million donor pledge, the largest in the college’s history.
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HBCU Digest Podcast Series – Alabama State Professor Dr. Kimberly Brown

Alabama State University Professor Dr. Kimberly Brown discusses her newest children’s book, ‘Queen Like Me,’ a motivational journey through the lives of Black women of power throughout history.
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Alabama State Marching Band to Star in Reality TV Series

The Mighty Marching Hornets of Alabama State University will bring a new accolade to halftime shows and band battles this fall; in January 2015, the band will star in its own reality television series on the A&E Network.
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Alabama State President to SCLC: ‘New Levels, New Devils’

Alabama State University President Gwendolyn Boyd was a keynote speaker at the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s annual women’s empowerment luncheon with words that resonated from Birmingham to Montgomery.  From the Montgomery Advertiser:
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Boyd, Alabama State Raise $109K; Former Trustee Accuses Boyd of Nepotism

Amidst a whirlwind of public controversy, personal attacks and political jockeying, Alabama State University yesterday announced that its $100,000 fundraising campaign goal has been surpassed.
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Tuskegee Issues Statement on Student Delegation in Liberia

Tuskegee University today issued a statement on a delegation of students stationed in Liberia in the midst of an Ebola virus outbreak.
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