William Peace University Names Sharon Scarborough Communication & Marketing Administrative Assistant

Four-Year Baccalaureate University Expands Communications Office with Sharon Scarborough Who Will Also Lead Cheer and Drill Collaboration Program

Raleigh, NC, March 30, 2012 --(PR.com)-- William Peace University (http://www.peace.edu), a private four-year university located in downtown Raleigh, has announced that Sharon Scarborough has joined the university as the communication and marketing administrative assistant. In her position, Scarborough will conduct day-to-day administrative duties, including processing and placing vendor orders, coordinating university event programs and workflow, and updating and delegating tasks to ensure deadline progression. She has more than seven years of higher education experience and will serve as the advisor and coach to William Peace University’s Cheer and Drill Collaboration Program. Scarborough formerly served as the assistant to the dean at SUNY Empire State College at Old Westbury, N.Y., as well as the designer and editor of the university’s Long Island newsletter.

“It is an honor to join the communications office of William Peace University as its communication and marketing administrative assistant,” said Scarborough. “I look forward to serving the university student body and students with quality internal resources to better enhance the overall educational experience.”

“We are confident in Sharon and her abilities to contribute to the communication department as our newest administrative assistant,” said Debra M. Townsley, Ph.D., president of William Peace University. “Sharon has a keen eye for seeing the details of her role being accomplished, and paired with a passion for higher education, she was the obvious match for our administrative assistant position. I look forward to the contributions and improvements Sharon will provide in the years to come.”

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- Scarborough earned her Bachelor of Arts in urban studies with a public administration from CUNY Queens College in Queens, N.Y.

About William Peace University:
William Peace University is located in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina. It was founded in 1857 as Peace Institute, offering education for boys and girls in primary grades and to women from high school to college. Peace, an all women’s college, became a four-year baccalaureate college and graduated its first bachelor’s students in August of 1996. Peace began offering coeducational evening courses through the William Peace School of Professional Studies in 2009. In 2011, Peace College transitioned to William Peace University and will begin admitting male students to its day program in fall 2012. Its mission is to prepare students for careers in the organizations of tomorrow. On average, more than 90 percent of the university’s graduates are placed in jobs or graduate school within one year of graduation. For more information, please visit http://www.peace.edu.

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