Category : Education

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Two African American Scholars Appointed to New Academic Posts

Tonya Smith-Jackson has been named senior vice provost for academic affairs at North Carolina A&T State University. She has held numerous roles at the university over the past six years including professor, chair of the department of industrial a...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Liselle Joseph’s Milestone Achievement at Virginia Tech

Liselle Joseph was awarded a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg. She is the first woman from an Eastern Caribbean nation to earn a Ph.D. in the field. Dr. Joseph also earned her bachelo...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Robert Wayne Bowles, 1943-2019

Robert W. Bowles, former chair of the department of health and physical education and the former director of alumni affairs at Alcorn State University in Mississippi, died at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, Mississippi, on May 17. He was 75 years old....