NC Central incoming freshman Ahalaya Mathis (cq), right, got some help carrying in the essentials from her dad, Emeker (cq) Baxter, left, walking uphill toward her dorm off Lawson Street at NC Central, Durham NC during the first day of Eagle Move-In, Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Over 500 NC Central staff, administrators, NCCU students and local community and church volunteers worked from 9am - noon Wednesday to help move in the first wave of 1,200 new NCCU freshman into three dorms off Lawson Street.
NC Central incoming freshman Ahalaya Mathis (cq), right, got some help carrying in the essentials from her dad, Emeker (cq) Baxter, left, walking uphill toward her dorm off Lawson Street at NC Central, Durham NC during the first day of Eagle Move-In, Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Over 500 NC Central staff, administrators, NCCU students and local community and church volunteers worked from 9am - noon Wednesday to help move in the first wave of 1,200 new NCCU freshman into three dorms off Lawson Street. hlynch@newsobserver.com
NC Central incoming freshman Ahalaya Mathis (cq), right, got some help carrying in the essentials from her dad, Emeker (cq) Baxter, left, walking uphill toward her dorm off Lawson Street at NC Central, Durham NC during the first day of Eagle Move-In, Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Over 500 NC Central staff, administrators, NCCU students and local community and church volunteers worked from 9am - noon Wednesday to help move in the first wave of 1,200 new NCCU freshman into three dorms off Lawson Street. hlynch@newsobserver.com

Hugs and hellos: Moving day at NCCU

August 14, 2014 4:03 PM