Download e-book for iPad: African American Biographies, 3: Profiles of 909 Current Men by Walter Hawkins

By Walter Hawkins

ISBN-10: 0786441313

ISBN-13: 9780786441310

This ebook presents pill biographies of 909 of the nation's so much extraordinary African americans. The entries are prepared alphabetically, with all contributors assembly normal standards for inclusion: They have been born or they spent their childhoods within the usa; and so they have performed a major half within the improvement of African American youngsters by way of serving as function types. a person who died sooner than January 1, 1995, isn't incorporated. Activists, artists, athletes, legal professionals, authors, enterprise vendors, educators, engineers, entertainers, govt officers, docs, army leaders and scientists: everyone during this e-book has performed an important position in 20th-century the USA.

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She was the soprano soloist for the South Carolina Philharmonic’s 2003-2004 closing season performance of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess. She appeared as a guest artist in the Trinity Cathedral Performing Arts series in January 2006, in its Mozart Festival, commemorating the 250th anniversary of the composer’s birth, and as the soprano soloist in the performance of the Mozart Requiem with the South Carolina Philharmonic Orchestra in January 2006. Stephanie T. Bolden LOCAL GOVERNMENT. Stephanie T. Bolden is a native of Wilmington, North Carolina, and a graduate of Howard High School.

She received a bachelor of science degree in mathematics with a double minor in physics and music, summa cum laude, from Alabama State University. She was awarded a fellowship to pursue graduate work at Yale University. She was the first African American female to earn a master of science degree in mechanical engineering from Yale University. Boyd is an engineer and the assistant for development programs at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. She serves on the Advisory Council of the College of Engineering, Architecture and Physical Science for Tuskegee University.

Voresa E. Booker MILITARY. Voresa E. Booker is a native of Jackson, Tennessee. She received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Lane College and a master’s degree in systems management from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. She completed Manpower School. S. Navy in February 1983, and following Recruit Training and Personnelman “A” school, she was assigned to the Personnel Support Detachment at Naval Station Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico. During her first enlistment, she was selected for Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island, and was commissioned in March 1985.

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