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Allen University's Lady Yellow Jacket Volleyball team teamed up with Central South Carolina Habitat for Humanity over the weekend to help with some early morning landscaping! Head Volleyball Coach, Tiffane Jackson said, "Community service teaches our student athletes about giving of themselves, helping their fellow man/woman and the importance of always planting positive seeds. Selfless acts of kindness to serve for a cause bigger than themselves is what we teach in our program." Be on the look out for Allen University throughout the communities of the Midlands.     ...

The wait is over!  Allen University Yellow Jackets football returns to the gridiron on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at W.C. Hawkins Stadium in Irmo, South Carolina.  The Yellow Jackets will take on Columbus State University from Georgia in the first of four home games at 3pm.  Ticket prices range from $5 - $15.00 for each home game other than Homecoming, which will be played on Saturday, November 10th.   Season passes are available for $120.00, which includes preferred seating and free parking. For your tickets: Visit: www.allenuniversity.edu/athletics Stop by the Business Office on campus Gymnasium Box Office – Fridays prior to each game from 2-5pm Via mail – must order 7 days or more in advance of game Will Call at W.C. Hawkins Stadium on day of game Come out and be part of the Buzzzzz… the new football tradition at Allen University!...

The All Classes Grand Reunion Celebration 2018 committee is busy making plans for the reunion (November 8-11, 2018) and need your help to make it an exciting and memorable experience. Please continue to encourage classmates and others to attend Homecoming. Remind them that, in order to reach the MILLION DOLLAR Campaign goal, a contribution is needed from everyone. If you have questions or need information, please do not hesitate to contact Eliza Spurling at elizaspur@aol.com / 843-389-4035...

We have another great Vital Worship event that will be happening on Saturday, August 18th from 9:30 am -1:00 pm at Bishop Memorial AME Church.  The event is free and open to the public and will feature world renowned poet Kwame Dawes. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public. To register go to: https://www.poetryinthebibleworkshop.eventbrite.com Press Release: Press Release Poetry in the Bible Workshop ...

Columbia, SC is one of only three cities in the country selected to host a new Obama Foundation Community Leadership Corps for young adults, aimed at training leaders and addressing community issues and one of Allen University's own was selected to be apart of the Initiative. Gene Morris, '17 will be a part of a six-month program aimed to train young leaders to engage in civic work. The program offers in-person and online programming to increase leadership skills and expand networks which will guide participants to choose an issue in their communities and collaborate with others from the community to address the issue. The program includes a two-day kick-off in June, a three-day boot-camp in August and community-based work in September and October. CONGRATULATIONS GENE! WE ARE VERY PROUD OF YOU!...

Coach Matthews returns to a familiar area to take over the Lady Yellow Jackets Softball program. Columbia, SC-Athletic Director Chad Washington announces trhe hiring of Tatjana Matthews to take over the Lady Yellow Jacket softball program. Coach Matthews comes to Allen University from Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS where she was the head softball coach for the past year. MUW is currently a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).  At MUW, she finished with a winning record of 21-19 in there first year of existence qualifying for the USCAA World Series and finishing fifth place. Prior, to her starting the program at MUW Coach Slawson-Matthews was assistant coach for three years and a head coach for one year at AAC conference foe Columbia College. She also has been the head coach at University of South Carolina-Salkahatchee and an assistant at North Carlina A&T. "Coach Matthews and I share the same vision for Allen-putting together a competitive team, competing for a...