HBCU Student Action Alliance
St. Augustine's University

Founded in 1867, St. Augustine's University in Raleigh serves 2,000 students. Common Cause North Carolina is proud to work with the talented students at St. Augustine's University, helping them engage in their democracy.

To learn more about our Democracy Fellows program at St. Augustine's University, please contact Alyssa Canty, college outreach coordinator with Common Cause NC, at 919-836-0027 or online here.

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St. Aug's students make their voices heard in Raleigh election

With members of the SAU drumline leading the way, students marched to the polls on Election Day to cast a ballot. More

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St. Aug's students march to the polls on Election Day

Led by the school's marching band, students walked several blocks to the voting location to make their voices heard at the ballot box. Watch

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St. Aug's students help Raleigh residents get ready to vote a full ballot

Common Cause NC Democracy Fellows from Saint Augustine's University spent an afternoon distributing our 2016 NC Voter Guide at local Raleigh businesses and encouraging voters to learn about "down-ballot" candidates. Watch

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St. Aug's students pledge to vote this fall

"Your vote definitely does matter. In order to change our circumstances, we've got to get out and vote," said SAU student and CCNC Democacy Fellow Alston DelVega. More

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St. Aug's, Shaw students march to the polls for Raleigh election

More than 100 students from St. Augustine's and Shaw universities marched to the polls during the early voting period to make their voices heard in Raleigh's mayoral and city council elections. Watch

Meet our Democracy Fellow at St. Aug's

Porscha Walton
Year: Senior
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Public Health
Plans: Master's in Public Health from ECU or UNC Chapel Hill

See what our Democracy Fellows are doing
on each of these HBCU campuses:
Bennett College Fayetteville State University NC A and T University
NC Central University St Augustines University Shaw University
Winston-Salem State University



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