Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Brigadier General Gorham (Ret.), 2019 Cape Fear MED Week keynote speaker
Brigadier General James Gorham (Ret.) with students during the Cape Fear MED Week #2
Brigadier General Gorham (Ret.) speaking to a class during 2019 MED Week
MED Week reception attendees
Chancellor, guests and Dr. Guion

Cape Fear Region Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week

MED Week recognizes the achievements of local minority entrepreneurs, provides opportunities for networking, and presents workshops to help grow and strengthen businesses.

Events provide attendees the opportunity to:

  • Connect with business vendors
  • Meet leaders from the regional business community
  • Learn about government contracting and business opportunities
  • Grow your professional network
  • Receive information and resources to develop your business 


Cape Fear MED Week is a part of the nationwide observance of Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week.