Archives for July 15, 2014

Bodapati earns ASCE award for lifetime achievement

Dr. Narayan Bodapati, an adjunct professor in the Missouri University of Science and Technology Engineering Education Center in St. Louis, has been named the 2014 recipient of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Region 7 Lifetime Achievement Award. [Read more…]

Candid photos, views of ‘60s civil rights activist focus of new book

EdKing-webFifty years ago, Rev. Ed King spent the summer alongside Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Young and other civil rights workers, and hundreds of college-student volunteers attempting to get black Mississippians registered to vote. The white Methodist minister had the foresight to bring along his camera to document the events that took place during that historic and turbulent summer of 1964.

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