Oakwood University Celebrates 120 Years

"Since 1896, we have been in the blessed business of transforming lives.”—Dr. Leslie N. Pollard, President

Marking 120 years of advancing learning among underserved populations, [UNCF-member institution] Oakwood University, a Seventh-day Adventist school consistently ranked among America’s best historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), celebrated a week of Founder’s Day activities from November 9 to 16 at the school’s Huntsville, AL, campus.

Oakwood University President Leslie Pollard said, “For 120 years, Oakwood has advanced the mission of Seventh-day Adventist education, creating competent Christian professionals for servant leadership. I am immensely grateful for the 120th year celebration of Oakwood University. Since 1896, we have been in the blessed business of transforming lives.” >> Read More in Adventist Review

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