Spring Convocation Speaker Announced

The annual Student Honors Convocation was held, Wednesday, April 11, at 10 a.m., in Richard B. Harrison Auditorium.

Student Honors Convocation celebrates the achievement of undergraduate students with distinguished academic records.

Alumnus, Dr. Haywood L. Brown, president-elect of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, delivered the keynote address. In July 2018, Brown will join the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa as the vice president of Diversity, Inclusion and Equal Opportunity and vice dean of Diversity for the USF Health System.

He is an ardent supporter of his alma mater, N.C. A&T and served as chair of the Department of Biology's most successful capital campaign.

Brown is a native of North Carolina. He earned his medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and his undergraduate degree from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.