Category : Education

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Julius S. Scott Jr., 1925 -2019

Julius S. Scott, who served as president of two historically Black colleges and as interim president of several additional colleges and universities died on August 1. He was 94 years old and had recently celebrated his 65th wedding anniversary.. A na...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Harrison B. Wilson Jr., 1925-2019

Harrison B. Wilson Jr., former president of historically Black Norfolk State University in Virginia, passed away on July 28, 2019. He was 94 years old. Dr. Wilson served as president of Norfolk State for 22 years. When he arrived on campus in 1975, t...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

In Memoriam: Chloe A. Wofford Morrison, 1931-2019

Toni Morrison, a giant of American literature and the Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities Emeritus at Princeton University in New Jersey, died on August 5. She was 88 years old. Professor Morrison joined the faculty at Princeton University i...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

New Assignments for a Trio of African American Faculty Members

Stacie J. Fairley has been named  assistant professor of microbiology and immunology on the Georgia campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She was an assistant professor at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathi...