UNCF/Mellon Undergraduate Fellow Dr. Hassan Moore, Dillard University C'92, recently received a promotion and tenure from the University of Alabama, Birmingham. Dr. Moore is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of Outreach at the School of Engineering. Congratulations!
UNCF/Mellon Undergraduate Fellow Dr. Erica Edwards, Spelman College C'99, received tenure from the University of California, Riverside in 2012 and also served as a co-editor on Black Literature, Black Leadership, Volume 112,Number 2, Spring 2013. Congratulations!
UNCF/Mellon Undergraduate Fellow Melissa Garcia will be the Valedictorian for the Fisk University, C'13! Congratulations!
UNCF/Mellon Undergraduate Fellow Alexia Williams, C'12, has been awarded a Ford Foundation Pre-doctoral Grant! Congratulations!
"Benjamin Mays found a voice for civil rights." Please click here to be redirected to the University of Chicago's website to access a feature story written about Dr. Benjamin E. Mays.
Congratulations to Dr. LaRose Davis, Hampton University UNCF/Mellon Fellow, C'00, who celebrated the release of Posers: A Shifters Novel, the second novel in the Shifters Novel series!
Congratulations to Dr. Alisha Knight, Spelman College UNCF/Mellon Fellow, C'93, whose book on African American writer Pauline Harris was recently published by the University of Tennessee Press! Dr. Knight's book is entitled, Pauline Hopkins and the American Dream: An African American Writer's (Re)Visionary Gospel of Success.