Category: Press Releases

Provost and VP of Academic Affairs Transitions to Focus On Leading The EPI Center at Voorhees University

Batesburg – Leesville, S.C. – Dr. Damara Hightower Mitchell publicly announced today that she is transitioning from Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at Voorhees University to focus on her true passion, educator preparation. Dr. Hightower Mitchell founded the Center of Excellence for Educator Preparation and Innovation commissioned by President, Dr. Ronnie Hopkins, in 2020. She

Voorhees Student, Janae Nicholas, Awarded $10,000 Deloitte Emerging Leaders Scholarship

Voorhees University proudly announces that Janae Nicholas, a dedicated sophomore accounting major from East Atlanta, Georgia, has been honored with the prestigious Deloitte HBCU Emerging Leaders Scholarship Program, securing a significant $10,000 scholarship. The Deloitte HBCU Emerging Leaders Scholarship Program is designed to empower and recognize outstanding students and graduates from Historically Black Colleges and

Voorhees University Hosts Baccalaureate/Hooding Ceremony Featuring Reverend Dr. Da’Henri Thurmond as Guest Speaker

 Denmark, S.C. – Voorhees University is proud to announce its upcoming Baccalaureate/Hooding ceremony scheduled for Friday, May 3rd, at 6:00 PM. The ceremony will take place at Massachusetts Hall Auditorium, located at 151 Academic Circle, Denmark, SC 29042. This year’s ceremony holds special significance as it not only celebrates the academic achievements of Voorhees University’s

Voorhees University Celebrates Exceptional Achievements & Recognition at Annual Presidential Scholarship Gala

Denmark, S.C. – Voorhees University proudly honored the remarkable accomplishments of its 2024 Class of Presidential Scholars at the annual Presidential Scholarship Gala, held on Saturday, April 6 at the Leonard Dawson Health and Human Resource Center on the Voorhees Campus. The 2024 Class of Presidential Scholars embody the pinnacle of academic achievement and leadership

Voorhees University Celebrates 127th Founder’s Day Convocation & Springfest With Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers As Guest Speaker

Denmark, S.C. – Voorhees University is gearing up to commemorate its 127th Founder’s Day with their annual Founder’s Day Convocation.  The highlight of this year’s convocation will be the notable presence of the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers, who will grace the occasion as the guest speaker.  The event will take place on Thursday, April 4, at

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