JACKSONVILLE, FL— Edward Waters University (EWU) will convene a press conference concerning the recent racially motivated mass shooting that occurred near the EWU campus this past weekend. EWU President & CEO, Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr.; Chief of Campus Safety, Mr. Marcus Williams; and the responding individual security officer who thwarted the potential attack on the EWU campus will participate and respond to questions during the press event.

What: Edward Waters University Press Conference Concerning Recent Racially Motivated Mass Shooting
Who: Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr., EWU President & CEO and members of the EWU Campus Safety team
When: Monday, August 28, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Where: Adams-Jenkins Community Sports & Music Complex | 1859 Kings Road Jacksonville, Florida 32209

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Edward Waters University (EWU), accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and a 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 higher learning. It is the first private and independent institution of higher education in the State of Florida. For more information, visit www.ew.edu.