Oakwood University Celebrates 120 Years | UNCF

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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