Arts/Culture Festival at the Fletcher Academy

Arts/Culture Festival at the Fletcher Academy

The Fletcher Academy took a break from their end-of-year studies for some lighthearted entertainment and learning at their first Arts/Culture Festival. I took a break from some never-ending emails to join in the fun. The day began with a series of dance performances...
Gene Nichol, NC Poverty Research Fund

Gene Nichol, NC Poverty Research Fund

“The truth of it is, poverty in North Carolina is our greatest challenge… our largest transgression …the most worrisome shortcoming that we have.” Gene Nichol joins us this week to discuss poverty in North Carolina, his work to address these issues…

Dr. Tashni Dubroy, Shaw University

Dr. Tashni Dubroy, Shaw University

Tune in to our latest episode with Dr. Tashni Dubroy, President of Shaw University, to hear her personal story and learn about her transformational vision for the university. You’ll also get a sneak peak of a special project happening on campus, which will tie together the university’s important history and exciting future!

Kia Baker, Southeast Raleigh Promise

Kia Baker, Southeast Raleigh Promise

“What we really need in Southeast Raleigh is the opportunity to come together and get creative and work towards solving the problems ourselves. And I think that’s really possible. I think that the residents of this community, given time, space, opportunity, can do some really exciting things to shift the dynamics of housing, education, economic development…

Fletcher Opera at the Fletcher Academy

Fletcher Opera at the Fletcher Academy

We were so happy to see the Fletcher Fellows of the AJ Fletcher Opera Institute at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) perform at the Fletcher Academy this week! It’s always fun to bring together the Fletcher family. We enjoyed a production of...