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New Head Basketball Coach Returns Home to Clark Atlanta University

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Friday, September 23, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a loop that took him from Clark Atlanta University (CAU) to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, then to neighboring Morehouse College, Alfred Jordan is returning home to where it all began for him: he is the new head basketball coach for the CAU Basketball team.

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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a loop that took him from Clark Atlanta University (CAU) to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, then to neighboring Morehouse College, Alfred Jordan is returning home to where it all began for him: he is the new head basketball coach for the CAU Basketball team.
  • But now I'm ready to get to work here at my alma mater Clark Atlanta University."
  • Jordan shared that his foundation as a Clark Atlanta graduate has significantly impacted how he coaches and approaches life.
  • He followed former CAU head coach Darrell Walter to serve for two years as an assistant coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

ASI Announces 2022 Winners of Promo's Prestigious Counselor Awards

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022

ASI serves a network of 25,000 suppliers, distributors, and decorators in the $23.2 billion promotional products industry.

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  • ASI serves a network of 25,000 suppliers, distributors, and decorators in the $23.2 billion promotional products industry.
  • Counselor Award recipients were honored at an awards ceremony during ASI's 23rd annual Chicago trade show.
  • "ASI's Counselor Awards honor the promotional products industry's fortitude, self-reliance and success, exemplified now more than ever by this year's honorees," said ASI CEO Timothy M. Andrews.
  • The Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI; asicentral.com) serves a network of 25,000 suppliers, distributors, and decorators in the $23.2 billion promotional products industry.

Career Academy of Utah Names Dr. Bonita Teasley Head of School

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Career Academy of Utah ( CAU ), a newly-established virtual charter school for students throughout the state, has announced the hiring of Dr. Bonita Teasley as Head of School.

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  • Career Academy of Utah ( CAU ), a newly-established virtual charter school for students throughout the state, has announced the hiring of Dr. Bonita Teasley as Head of School.
  • Dr. Teasley has 20 years of public-school experience and has proven track record of leading improvement required schools out of turn around status.
  • In addition, Dr. Teasley worked for the University of Utah at the Sorenson Impact Center in a role that helped evaluate post-secondary outcomes for rural schools in Utah and Idaho.
  • Career Academy of Utah (CAU) is a full-time online learning program for students statewide in grades K-9.

Get Ready for Your Future: New Career Academy of Utah Now Enrolling

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Monday, June 27, 2022

Enrollment is now open for the 2022-2023 school year at Career Academy of Utah (CAU), a new full-time, public-school program for students in grades K-9.

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  • Enrollment is now open for the 2022-2023 school year at Career Academy of Utah (CAU), a new full-time, public-school program for students in grades K-9.
  • And with the schools unique career-focused approach, students can pair a solid academic foundation with hands-on learning experiences in career exploration.
  • CAU career focused pathways equips students to fill a talent pipeline in Utah that account for top 5 high demand occupations in the state.
  • Enrollment at Career Academy of Utah is now open for the 2022-2023 school year.

Clark Atlanta University Announces New Appointments to Board of Trustees

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Thursday, March 17, 2022

Newly appointed trustees join the governing body responsible for developing Clark Atlanta's mission as a leading HBCU.

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  • Newly appointed trustees join the governing body responsible for developing Clark Atlanta's mission as a leading HBCU.
  • "I am honored to join the Board of Trustees for Clark Atlanta University, an institution with such a long history of excellence in higher education.
  • To learn more about Clark Atlanta's Board of Trustees, click here or visit the website at www.cau.edu
    Established in 1988 by the historic consolidation of Atlanta University (1865) and Clark College (1869).
  • Clark Atlanta University continues a 150-year legacy rooted in African-American tradition and focused on the future.

Clark Atlanta University Announces $250m Capital Campaign

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Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Clark Atlanta University (CAU)was the nation's first institution to award graduate degrees to African Americans and was the nation's first four-year liberal arts college to serve a primarily African American student population.

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  • Clark Atlanta University (CAU)was the nation's first institution to award graduate degrees to African Americans and was the nation's first four-year liberal arts college to serve a primarily African American student population.
  • Today, with over4000 students, representing 9 countries, CAU is the largest of the four institutions (CAU, Morehouse College, Spelman College and Morehouse School of Medicine) that comprise the Atlanta University Center Consortium.
  • Clark Atlanta University is also the largest of the 37-member United Negro College Fund (UNCF) institutions.
  • Under the leadership of President George T. French, Jr., Ph.D., Clark Atlanta University increased enrollment, even in the midst of a global pandemic anddeveloped corporate and community partnerships to position the university for unprecedented growth.

Clark Atlanta University School of Business Hosts Supply Chain and Logistics Innovators for Forward Forum

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Monday, January 24, 2022

"Supply Chain and Logistics innovation play a critical role in the success of many non-profit and humanitarian organizations," says Dr. Silvanus J. Udoka, Dean of the Clark Atlanta University School of Business Administration.

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  • "Supply Chain and Logistics innovation play a critical role in the success of many non-profit and humanitarian organizations," says Dr. Silvanus J. Udoka, Dean of the Clark Atlanta University School of Business Administration.
  • "The CAU School of Business is proud to introduce our community to the leaders who are on the cutting-edge in this area."
  • The CAU School of Business is celebrating its 75th Anniversary and plans to host additional Forward Forums throughout the year.
  • Established in 1988 by the historic consolidation of Atlanta University (1865) and Clark College (1869).

The HBCU Executive Leadership Institute at CAU Announces 2022 Community of Fellows

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Friday, January 21, 2022

ATLANTA, Jan. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Clark Atlanta University and higher education stakeholders announced the new selection of the 2022 Community of Fellows for the HBCU Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) at CAU.

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  • ATLANTA, Jan. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Clark Atlanta University and higher education stakeholders announced the new selection of the 2022 Community of Fellows for the HBCU Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) at CAU.
  • The growth signifies the relevancy of ELI's curriculum, which launched in 2021 amid the pandemic and included the most diverse executive leadership cohort in history.
  • The new 2022 Community of Fellows will participate in both virtual and in-person sessions to help better equip them to fill vacant HBCU presidencies and other executive leadership positions.
  • "The first community of fellows learned and connected in a manner that is unprecedented for executive programs, largely in part to the work of our amazing leadership team," said Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, former President of Bennett College and Executive Director of the HBCU ELI at CAU.

Clark Atlanta University President George T. French Jr. Ph.D. Selected Among 100 Most Influential Georgians

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Wednesday, January 5, 2022

ATLANTA, Jan. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President George T. French Jr. selected among the Most Influential Georgians by Georgia Trend Magazine.

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  • ATLANTA, Jan. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President George T. French Jr. selected among the Most Influential Georgians by Georgia Trend Magazine.
  • "It is an honor to be recognized by Georgia Trend Magazine among such distinguished and esteemed Georgians.
  • The work done by the individuals selected help to make the state of Georgia the great state that it is today.
  • Clark Atlanta University continues a 150-year legacy rooted in African-American tradition and focused on the future.

Georgia Power and Microsoft partner to provide more than $200,000 in funding to support Clark Atlanta University's solar powered generator student venture

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Friday, December 24, 2021

ATLANTA, Dec. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power and Microsoft today announced more than a $200,000 investment in support of Clark Atlanta University's (CAU) Makerspace and Advanced Manufacturing Lab.

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  • ATLANTA, Dec. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power and Microsoft today announced more than a $200,000 investment in support of Clark Atlanta University's (CAU) Makerspace and Advanced Manufacturing Lab.
  • Further, this investment will give work opportunities for students in an innovative and sustainable sector while creating intellectual property through a community enterprise venture.
  • "Clark Atlanta University is thankful to both Microsoft and Georgia Power for this amazing partnership in support of our scholars.
  • Georgia Power focuses on delivering world-class service to its customers every day and the Company is recognized by J.D.