Dr. Charles McKinney, the Neville Frierson Bryan Chair of Africana Studies and an associate professor of history, received the Clarence Day Award for Outstanding Teaching. Dr. Marsha Walton, a professor of psychology, received the Clarence Day Award for Outstanding Research.
On Wednesday, April 4 at 12 noon, Calvary Episcopal Church will host a “Service of Remembrance and Reconciliation.” The service will include reflections by Sarah Eiland, a Rhodes history major in the Class of 2020 who worked on the project; The Reverend Dorothy Wells, a 1982 graduate of Rhodes and the rector of St. George's Episcopal Church in Germantown, Tennessee; and The Reverend Scott Walters, Rector of Calvary Episcopal Church. The Rhodes Singers will also participate.
In An Unseen Light: Black Struggles for Freedom in Memphis, Tennessee, scholars examine Memphis’ role in African American history. Prof. McKinney co-edited the book with University of Memphis history chair Dr. Aram Goudsouzian.
PJ Settles ’19 and Bryce Hayes ’20 tackle everything from pop culture, music, and sports to serious issues facing today's campuses on their podcast, Can’t Knock the Hustle.