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  • Nov 04 2014

    Local Candidate Spotlight: JESSICA HOLMES

    AARON THOMAS | Staff Writer If you ask Jessica Holmes about education, it’s something she doesn’t take for granted.   In fact, for her it’s a lifestyle.   “I care about education so much, I’ve dedicated my career to it,” Holmes said. This year, the North Carolina native will be running for Wake County Commissioner in […]

  • Nov 02 2014

    Local Candidate Spotlight: Judge Craig Croom

      What Judge Craig Croom has is passion. His love for the bench and the people who approach it is undeniable.   The administrative law judge’s first time on the bench was in July of 1999. He said it was a day that was special and would lead to many more that would be fulfilling, […]

  • Oct 29 2014

    First black undergrad alum visits

              The African American Cultural Center, AACC hosted its annual Living Legends Series which honored Irwin Holmes Jr., the first African-American undergraduate student to graduate from N.C. State on Thursday. The presenation which gave insight into Holmes’ thoughts and experiences, was moderated by Vice Provost for Student Diversity Dr. Tracey Ray, […]

  • Oct 24 2014

    N.C. State’s first Black undergrad degree recipient to visit Tuesday

    Event: Living Legends: Irwin Holmes, Jr. First African American Undergraduate Alumni at NC State Tuesday, October 28, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Washington Sankofa Room 126, Witherspoon Student Center  See: Event program The N.C. State African American Cultural Center’s annual Living Legends presentation will feature, Irwin Holmes, the first African-American to receive an undergraduate degree from the university. The […]