News & Features

News & Features

Is true crime desensitizing the world?

People-gone-missing mysteries, confession tapes, and interviews with killers – true crime has captured most of the world’s attention. The genre has been popular for many years, with a plethora of podcasts, books, and documentaries dedicated to exploring the world of crime and criminals. Parrot Analytics, a media-tracking company that measures […]

February 2023 News & Features

Campus project is approved

Saint Augustine’s University is planning to lease 12 acres of land in the northwest corner of the campus for a 320-unit residential development, according to President Christine McPhail. The development will be on a 90-year land lease and Saint Augustine’s will still own the property, Dr. McPhail said. The development […]

April 2022 News & Features

Dr. Christine McPhail is inaugurated

Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail was officially inaugurated as the 13th president of Saint Augustine’s University on Thursday, April 28, in a ceremony at the Raleigh Marriott City Center Hotel. The event opened with a procession of faculty and staff. At the event, a wide range of dignitaries took the stage […]

April 2022 News & Features Previous Issues

Overcoming all odds

A total of 110 seniors will graduate from Saint Augustine’s University on April 30. Everyone who gets a diploma has gained a significant achievement. However some faced obstacles that were so high that their success stands out. Here are the stories of some of those students. Love of learning tops […]

April 2022 News & Features

Out with the old and in with the new

RALEIGH, N.C. — Saint Augustine’s University continues to make improvements to its infrastructure to help better the college experience for students. One of the more recent projects is renovation of the MLK building, which houses the dining hall and provides for a wide variety of social needs for students, . […]