|The grand opening ceremony, held on January 29, 2024, at 5:30 p.m., drew numerous members of the Tiger family who joined in celebrating this significant milestone. Edward Waters University President and CEO, A. Zachary Faison, Jr., J.D., commended Dr. Rich for her dedication to advocating for student-athletes and ensuring they have the necessary resources for success in both athletics and academics.
“We are steadfast in our conviction that the triumphs of our student-athletes transcend the boundaries of the playing field,” said President Faison. “The establishment of this center underscores our unwavering dedication to cultivating well-rounded individuals who demonstrate excellence in academics, athletics, and personal development.”
About Edward Waters University:
Edward Waters University (EWU), accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), is a private, historically black, urban institution of higher education, which offers a liberal arts education with a strong emphasis on the Christian principles of high moral and spiritual values. EWU was established in 1866 and is an African Methodist Episcopal Church-related institution of learning. It is the first private and independent institution of higher education in the State of Florida.
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