LIVINGSTONE COLLEGE HOMECOMING - "THE EXPERIENCE"
Livingstone College’s Annual Homecoming Celebration will begin October 30, 2013 through November 2, 2013. Homecoming festivities begin with the Coronation of Miss Livingstone College on October 30, 2013 at 7pm in the Varick Auditorium. Several events will take place throughout the week and weekend to include, Alumni events, and receptions. On Saturday November 2, the Homecoming Parade will begin at 9:00am running from Main Street to Monroe Street. The Homecoming Football Game will begin at 1:30pm between the “Livingstone Blue Bears” and the “Fayetteville State Broncos”.

Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state. Founded in 1867 as the Howard School for the education of African Americans, today FSU serves a growing student body of over 6,300 and ranks among the nation’s most diverse campus communities.

Livingstone College was originally founded along with Hood Seminary as Zion Wesley Institute by a group of A.M.E. Zion ministers for the purpose of training ministers in the Cabarrus County town of Concord, North Carolina in 1879. The College re-opened in Salisbury in 1882 with Dr. Price as President. Livingstone College is now a 4 year Undergraduate Institution accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Since its inception, the College has had two principals and eighteen presidents, including six interim presidents. Among its possessions, the College owns 272 acres of land and the physical plant that currently consists of 35 brick buildings, seven of which are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Come and celebrate the Heritage that is Livingstone College. The week of scheduled events is sure to provide something for every one of all ages to enjoy. Visit www.livingstone.edu for a full list of scheduled events.
 

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    West Central NC Annual Conference
    Dorothy Walls Conference and Retreat Center
    Black Mountain, NC
  • May 30, 2016
    Memorial Day
    Memorial Day commemorates all men and women, who have died in military service for the United States.
  • May 31 - June 4, 2016
    Western NC Annual Conference
  • June 6, 2016
    Happy Anniversary
    Bishop & Mrs. George E. Battle, Jr. 46th Anniversary
    Piedmont Episcopal District
  • June 6-11, 2016
    172nd Session of the New England Annual Conference
    Host Church: Belmont A.M.E.Zion Church
    Presiding Prelate: Bishop Mildred B. Hines
    visit http://belmontamezion.com/2016-annual-conference/ for additional information.
  • June 19, 2016
    Father's Day
    Proverbs 14:26 He who fears the Lord has a secure fortress, and for his children it will be a refuge.

  • June 21-26, 2016
    195th New York Annual Conference
    St. Catherine's AME Zion Church, Host Church
    Rev. Michael J. Rouse, Sr., Host Pastor
    670 White Plains Rd
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
  • July 4, 2016
    July 4th 1776 is celebrated as the birth of American Independence.
  • July 5-10, 2016
    50TH Session of the
    Cornwall Annual Conference
    Montego Bay, Jamaica, West Indies
  • July 20-26, 2016
    50th General Conference of the AME Zion Church
    Sheraton Four Seasons
    Greensboro, NC
  • September 5, 2016
    Labor Day
    Labor Day was originally organized to celebrate various labor associations' strengths of and contributions to the United States economy. It is largely a day of rest in modern times. Many people mark Labor Day as the end of the summer season and a last chance to make trips or hold outdoor events.
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    Leadership Training Institute
    Sheraton Four Seasons
    Greensboro NC
  • October 17, 2016
    Boss's Day
    Boss's Day also known as National Boss Day or Bosses Day, is a time for many workers to appreciate their employers.
  • November 8, 2016
    Election Day
    Citizens in the US who are registered can vote by popular ballot for candidates for public office at local, state, and national levels.
    Check your local Board of Elections websites for absentee, early voting, and other information and resources.
  • January 1, 2017
    Happy New Year
    “You crown the year with your bounty, and your carts overflow with abundance.”  Psalm 65:11

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