Category: Panther Spotlight

Addressing diversity in study abroad programs

Clark Atlanta’s very own freshman Hali Smith was one of 10 students selected around the country for the prestigious Frederick Douglas Global Fellowship. The Council for Independent Educational Exchange (CIEE) president James Pellow and director of the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CSMI) Marybeth Gasman wanted to create a change in study abroad programs.

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Ghana book drive

Masters of Education student Brianna Berry and Social Work student Kandis Thorpe are collecting African/Black Centered storybooks and novels (new or gently used) for young Ghanaian children. Help them meet a goal of collecting 125 books before the deadline of May 10, 2019. Institutions like Howard and Hampton University are working to collect a of

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Unchartered to chartered territory

Junior Theatre Arts major Marquise Shelby goes the distance in bringing something new to the Atlanta University Center, Evolution Dance Theatre. Coming to CAU, Shelby took note of the institution not having a dance organization and he immediately visited the office of Student Affairs. After emailing all the presidents of different dance organizations for advice,

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CAU Alumna,Doctor Worthy takes on NASA

During the month of Black History, Clark Atlanta University Panther Newspaper would like to acknowledge the Alumni of Atlanta University, Clark College and Clark Atlanta University. Dr. Erica Sullivan Worthy is a Material Engineer and System Engineer at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX.  This Atlanta native is a CAU alumna who graduated in

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MEDICAL TRAINING IN SPAIN

Lexus Hardeman, a 19 year-old Clark Atlanta University sophomore participated in a fellowship program in Ferrol, Spain.  She was selected to intern with the Atlanta’s Fellowship Project within the medical field over the summer. Hardeman first discovered this opportunity via social media. In the Atlanta’s Fellowship Project, students get the opportunity to intern in any

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