CAU Now Lifting Every Voice

Join us Saturday, March 31 at 8:30 a.m. for CAU Now-Lifting Every Voice on Jazz 91.9 WCLK. This month's program features a conversation with Dr. Kasim Alli. He is Interim Dean and Woodruff Professor of Finance in the Clark Atlanta University School of Business. We discuss the ways that CAU and CAU graduates benefit from globalization. The YALI Washington-Mandela Fellows, local involvement in the community helping people with their taxes in West End at VITA, and ongoing lecture series strengthening the CAU network are all happening now.

The January edition of CAU Now-Lifting Every Voice on Jazz 91.9 WCLK features the Isabella T. Jenkins Honors and Scholars Program at Clark Atlanta University.  The Program is led by Dr. Teri Platt.  Dr. Platt joined CAU Now and discussed the journey that brought her to this elite program within Clark Atlanta University.  She discusses how the Honors and Scholars Program makes a difference each day.  She also talks about progress and developments in the program, as well as the international presence the program brings to the CAU Campus.

For the December edition of CAU Now Lifting Every Voice on WCLK, We spoke with Dr. Bruce Berger. Berger is the Executive director of Clark Atlanta University’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development. As such he is working on both producing successful entrepreneurs from on the CAU Campus and the surrounding community, but also creating innovative ways to make the University run more efficiently and effectively.

The November edition of CAU Now-Lifting Every Voice on WCLK featured Dr. Jenny L. Jones, Dean of the Whitney M. Young, Jr. School of Social Work at Clark Atlanta University. We discussed the undergraduate, graduate and doctorate levels of the program, current collaborations and student engagement initiatives, and the school's upcoming 2020 Centennial. We also talked about Whitney M. Young, Jr., who was a nationally known civil rights activist and academic who was the first Dean of the school that now bears his name at CAU.

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Clark Atlanta University Art Museum

CAU Now Lifting Every Voice on WCLK features the Clark Atlanta University Art Museum. This collection is a hidden gem of Atlanta's arts and culture scene, and is located in Trevor Arnett Hall on CAU's campus. We spoke with Museum Director Dr. Maurita Poole. In addition to discussing current exhibits at the museum she discusses it's history, which dates to 1942 and the creation of the Atlanta University Exhibition of Paintings, Prints and Sculpture by Negro Artists of America.

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