Category : Education

by Staff - 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Onyekwere E. Akwari, 1942-2019

Onyekwere (Onye) E. Akwari, the first African American faculty member in the department of surgery at Duke University, passed away on April 14, 2019. He was 76 years old. Dr. Akwari was recruited to Duke in 1978 after the university desegregated its...

by Staff - 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Clifton Hennessee Kearney Sr., 1925-2019

Clifton Hennesse Kearney Sr., the former director and coordinator of transfer students in the School of Engineering at Morgan State University, passed away on April 28, 2019. He was 94 years old. Before his career in higher education, Kearney had a 3...