105 artifacts of North Carolina Central University

A collection of 105 artifacts dating back to the early years of North Carolina Central University was exhibited on campus July 1 in celebration of the university’s 105th anniversary on July 5, 2015. The pop-up exhibit was in the James E. Shepard Memorial Library and has remained on display on the university website. Special guests… Read More 105 artifacts of North Carolina Central University

“The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change, and Basketball’s Lost Triumph.”

In the 1940s, something was happening to basketball. Working out of the limelight at the North Carolina College for Negroes and borrowing ideas directly from James Naismith, basketball’s inventor, future Hall of Fame coach John McLendon had invented a fast-paced form of basketball that was literally decades ahead of its time. Across town at all-white… Read More “The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change, and Basketball’s Lost Triumph.”