Jan 30, 2024 -- In an exciting development for the future of American higher education, Campus has announced NBA legend, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Dr. Shaquille O’Neal as its newest investor and partner. This strategic partnership follows Campus's successful funding round last year, which included notable investors such as OpenAI founder Sam Altman, Discord founder Jason Citron, Bloomberg Ventures, Rethink Education, Reach Capital, among others.

Aligning Values for Educational Growth

The addition of Shaquille O'Neal to the Campus investor team marks a significant stride in the company's mission to maximize access to world-class education. Known for his legendary basketball career and philanthropic efforts, Dr. O'Neal brings a unique perspective and immense influence to the table. His commitment to education and belief in its power to transform lives align perfectly with Campus's vision.

During a recent sit-down with Dr. O'Neal, the shared values and excitement about the potential of this partnership were evident. The discussion covered various topics, including their backgrounds, the current state of higher education in the U.S., and future plans for Campus.

Check out the full discussion with Campus Founder and Chancellor, Tade Oyerinde, here ⤵️

Championing a Modernized Education System

An advocate for education, with degrees from LSU, an MBA, and an Ed.D, O'Neal acknowledges the need for a more contemporary approach to college education. He understands that traditional academic paths may not align with today's student aspirations and realities, advocating for innovative educational solutions like Campus.

A Step Forward for Campus

Campus, already bolstered by a group of visionary investors, is set to leverage Dr. O'Neal's influence and insights in its next growth phase. This collaboration is more than just a financial investment; it's a fusion of shared ideals and a collective effort to make quality education more accessible.

Get Started

To learn more about Campus Founder and Chancellor, Tade Oyerinde, and its initiatives, please visit Campus's Official Website.

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Stay tuned for more updates as Campus continues to improve the landscape of American higher education.

February 1, 2024
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