Category : Education

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Franklin D. Cleckley, 1940-2017

Franklin D. Cleckley, the Arthur B. Hodges Professor of Law Emeritus in the College of Law at West Virginia University, died on August 14 at his home in Morgantown, West Virginia. He was 77 years old. Professor Cleckley taught at West Virginia Univer...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

Clemson University’s First African American Dean Has Retired

Frankie O. Felder, senior associate dean at the Clemson University’s graduate school, retired on August 15.  Dr. Felder had served as a dean at the graduate school since 1987. A champion of the interests of students from underrepresented minorities,...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Two African American Men Appointed to New Faculty Posts

Kwesi Daniels was appointed chair of the department of architecture in the Robert R. Taylor School of Architecture and Construction Science at Tuskegee University in Alabama. He was an adjunct assistant professor at New York University. Daniels is a...

by Staff - 1 month ago

New Scholarship Program Taking Shape at North Carolina HBCUs

This past spring a new scholarship program was established by the North Carolina state legislature to benefit students at North Carolina Central University in Durham and North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro. The Cheatham-White Schola...