Your Ad Here

Sunday, November 09, 2008

Jackson State prez gets Ed Leadership Award

Ronald Mason Jr. , Esq, President, Jackson State University was recently honored the 2008 Education Leadership Award presented by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

Mason, has been president of JSU since 2000 and holds a bachelor's and juris doctorate from Columbia University. He has led JSU through an impressive academic restructuring and campus revitalization that has expanded into the West Jackson communtiy . Most recently, Jackson State University announced plans to creating a mixed-use development center adjacent to the campus.

The Educational Leadership Award is the highest individual award presented to a sitting president or educational leader of a public HBCU. It is presented annually to an educational leader who has demonstrated outstanding business, academic and visionary leadership through effective management of his or her institution. Nominees are submitted by philanthropic, board, government, alumni, students and educational leaders nationally.

"Dr. Ronald Mason, Jr. has a decorated career in Higher Education and Community Development that directly supports one of our nation's gems and member university, Jackson State University and its 9,000 students," said Dwayne Ashley, President and CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund. "He has demonstrated the outstanding business, academic and visionary leadership of Justice Thurgood Marshall, making him a fitting choice for Educational Leadership Award recipient."


marko said...

Looking for an auto credit online is an awesome approach to do things on the grounds that you have more adaptability in correlation shopping. Before, you used to need to go round out an application, sit tight for the outcomes and rehash the procedure with a few unique loan specialists just to ensure you were getting the most ideal rate and installments. payday loans costa-mesa

Justin said...

Since the expense of autos is truly colossal, very few could manage the cost of purchasing it with money down choice, or basic separation. With the constrained installment choices the auto organizations were missing out on part of customers furthermore restricting their deals. cash advance