Tuskegee University figures featured in first edition of ‘Who’s Who in Black Alabama’
TUSKEGEE, Ala. (June 7, 2011) — Several local and university figures were honored at a reception unveiling the inaugural edition of “Who’s Who in Black Alabama” on June 4 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center. Among the honorees representing Tuskegee University were: President Gilbert L. Rochon; Legand Burge, dean of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences; Warren Duncan, director of bands; attorney Jock Smith, a member of the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees; and Muhjah Shaker, assistant professor of occupational therapy.
“Who’s Who” is published annually, and features pictures and biographical data on a number of distinguished black leaders from various career disciplines.
Tuskegee University President Gilbert Rochon (center) stands with (left) Lateefah Muhammad and Mayor Omar Neal during the reception for “Who’s Who in Black Alabama” at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.