1 Left to right, front row: Rita Williams, Shirley Kwasikpui, Schna Greene Jeffers, Dr. John R. Jones, Rosalind M. Jones, Stacey Sowell; 2nd row: Amber Phillips, Marvin Purnell, Jr., Alexis Banks, Margaret Putney, and Carolyn Lucas.
The Weldon-Seaboard Alumni Chapter of Shaw University participated in the first Roanoke Valley HBCU Collaboration on August 1st. This first event was a freshman student send-off for those attending historically black colleges and universities. Over one-hundred students, parents and alumni of the over 22 institutions represented were in attendance.
2 Incoming freshman Alexis Banks, Marvin Purnell, Jr., and Weldon-Seaboard Adopt-A-Student, Amber Phillips a sophomore at Shaw University.