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Shaw University exists to advance knowledge, facilitate student learning and achievement, to enhance the spiritual and ethical values of its students, and to transform a diverse community of learners into future global leaders.

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Shaw University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Learn More

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Reality TV Star Gives Account of Survival
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Hakim Isler, a Fayetteville, NC native who appeared on the Discovery Channel survival hit show “Naked and Afraid,” spoke to Shaw students this month about surviving in the wilderness. Read More

Source Magazine, MC Lyte, Christopher 'Play' Martin & More Participate In Shaw Hip Hop Summit
MC Lyte and Christopher Martin  The Source Magazine joined legendary lyricists MC Lyte and Kid ‘n Play’s Christopher ‘Play’ Martin at Shaw University’s annual hip hop summit. Read More

Shaw University Kicks-Off 150th Anniversary Celebration
150th Kickoff Celebration Shaw University kicked off its Sesquicentennial Anniversary Celebration last month during the University’s 2014 homecoming festivities. Read More

Shaw Graduates Gary '71 and Williams '74 Host Homecoming Reception
Willie E. Gary and Lorenzo Williams Shaw alumni attorneys Willie E. Gary, class of ‘71 and Lorenzo Williams, class of ’74, hosted a brunch and reception at the Raleigh Sheraton Capital Center hotel during the University’s 2014 homecoming. Read More

High Point CAPE Hosts Tailgate
High Point Cape Tailgate (thumbnail) The High Point CAPE staff and Student Government Association (SGA) hosted a tailgate and open house for students, staff, faculty and community during Shaw’s 2014 homecoming at the High Point CAPE. Read More

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Self Defense Class for Women  
Beginning Oct. 2 every Thursday at 12:00 p.m. 
Dance Studio – Spaulding Gymnasium Basement 

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Shaw Science Seminars
Yancy Building Auditorium 
Join us every Wednesday for an interactive, 20-minute TED style talk with seasoned researchers. 
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CAPE Open House
Join us at one of our CAPE Open Houses. During the event, you’ll have the chance to meet CAPE staff, ask questions and learn how our Adult Degree Program is uniquely designed for busy working professionals. 
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Breathe to Think Open Mic Competition 
First Friday's starting Nov. 7

Webinar: Driving Student Success  
Nov. 20: 10:50a.m. - 12:20p.m.
Facilitated by Dr. Ross Markle from Educational Testing Service, the webinar will discuss how to use non-cognitive assessments to connect students to the resources they need and improve rates of success. To join the webinar on November 20, please click here. For more information, please contact Sierra Sharp at 919-546-8470.
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