NCCU Chancellor Debra Saunders-White

  On Friday Dec 2nd NCCU will Hold ‘Celebration of Life Tribute’ For Chancellor Debra Saunders-White.   North Carolina Central University (NCCU) is saddened by the loss of the 11th Chancellor, Dr. Debra Saunders-White, who passed away on Saturday, Nov. 26 after a brave fight with cancer. Saunders-White served as NCCU’s chief administrator, a position […]

NCCU’s Chancellor Debra Saunders-White passed away on Saturday after battling kidney cancer. A vigil is scheduled for Monday evening at 5pm at B.N. Duke Auditorium on the campus. White had announced a medical leave of absence in August to undergo more treatments for the cancer. The former U.S. deputy assistant secretary for higher education programs […]

Our prayers are with NCCU Chancellor Debra Saunders-White who will take a medical leave of absence to focus her attention on cancer treatments. Johnson O. Akinleye, N.C. Central’s provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, will serve as acting chancellor of the university in her absence. Read more at Photo Credit :: Getty Images