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June 6, 2023

Saint Augustine’s University Cycling Team Conquers Unbound Gravel Race for Second Year in a Row

June 3, 2023 – Emporia, Kansas: Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) was represented by head cycling coach Finote Weldemariam and volunteer coach Ronald Kurney at one of the country’s premier gravel race events, Unbound Gravel in Emporia, Kanas. This was the second year in a row that SAU tackled the event. Four thousand athletes competed in […]
May 31, 2023

Dr. Joyce Russell Presents Paper at the Convention of the College Language Association

Dr. Joyce Russell presented a paper at the Convention of the College Language Association in Atlanta, Georgia, April 4-6, 2023. Her topic was “Nickel Boys Ain’t Worth 5 Cents: An Examination of Colson Whitehead’s NICKEL BOYS in the Context of the African Topos of Time.” SAU would like to congratulate Dr. Russell on her presentation.
May 23, 2023

SAU Appoints Ricardo Phipps, Ph.D. as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) has named Dr. Ricardo Phipps, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, effective June 1, 2023, after an extensive and inclusive national search. As SAU’s chief academic officer, Dr. Phipps will report to SAU President Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail and collaborate with the university’s executive leadership, school deans, and other units […]

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