Katie C. Forshee graduated from FSU, then Fayetteville State Normal School, in 1941 and fulfilled her lifelong dream of becoming a public school teacher. After retiring from the Fayetteville City School System, she taught History and Political Science at FSU. Forshee had a passion for learning and teaching students. She dedicated her life to education and was an avid supporter of Fayetteville State.
The Katie C. Forshee Scholarship is awarded to deserving FSU students.