Two African American Scholars Win Prestigious Awards Filed in Honors & Awards on June 7, 2013

June 2013
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);06/13/2013, p1
The article reports that Alvin Thornton, senior academic adviser at Howard University, has received the Alumnus of the Year award from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, and Harvey Fields, assistant director for academic programs at Washington University, received the Gloria W. White Distinguished Service Award on June 7, 2013.


Related Articles

  • People.  // Atlanta Tribune;Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p14 

    The article announces the appointment of Bennie Harris as senior vice president at Morehouse College and Keri Norris as chief of health policy at Fulton DeKalb Hospital Authority, along with the recognition of physics professor Ronald E. Mickens by the publication of a research monogram.

  • Ebony Executive Editor, U.S. Surgeon General and Ali Honored at Morehouse College.  // Jet;03/15/99, Vol. 95 Issue 15, p32 

    Discusses the 11th Annual A Candle in the Dark event in Atlanta, Georgia where Morehouse College honored seven leaders in the fields of science, public affairs, sports, arts and media. Honorees including `Ebony' magazine Executive Editor Lerone Bennett Jr. and Muhammad Ali.

  • Morehouse and Albany State capture 2010 SIAC All-Sports Awards.  // Tennessee Tribune;6/10/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p3B 

    The article announces that Morehouse College and Albany State University received the 2010 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) All-Sports Awards in Tucker, Georgia.

  • Oprah Winfrey gives gift of $1 million to Morehouse to help educate black men.  // Jet;6/5/89, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p4 

    Reports on the $1 million donation made to Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., by talk show hostess Oprah Winfrey, to endow a scholarship in her name, with the goal of educating 100 black men at Morehouse.

  • Morehouse salutes 7 men as positive role models.  // Jet;3/19/90, Vol. 77 Issue 23, p15 

    Recounts the recent ceremony at Morehouse College of Atlanta, the only historically black institution for men in the United States, honoring seven black men as outstanding role models. Those honored include Spike Lee, Denzel Washington, and Asa G. Yancey Sr.

  • Morehouse awarded $3mil. from Woodruff Foundation.  // Jet;12/24/90 - 12/31/90, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p24 

    Reports on a $3 million grant awarded to Morehouse College for student scholarships from the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation. Comments by Morehouse President Dr. Leroy Keith.

  • Morehouse holds its first summer school session to meet students' needs.  // Jet;7/24/89, Vol. 76 Issue 16, p26 

    Reports on the first summer school session held this year by Morehouse College.

  • Morehouse College renews commitment on 125th anniversary. Bennett Jr., L. // Ebony;Jun1992, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p26 

    Examines the mystique of Morehouse College (Atlanta, Georgia), now celebrating its 125th anniversary. History and famous graduates; Comments by Morehouse President Leroy Keith and graduate Otis Moss III; Challenge to the perception that black men What it means to be a Morehouse Man; Competition...

  • Local Morehouse College alums host King Day celebration. BARKER, CYRIL JOSH // New York Amsterdam News;1/26/2012, Vol. 103 Issue 4, p8 

    The article reports that Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, held its annual King Day memorial breakfast and fundraiser on January 23, 2012.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics