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Current AVBA membership: 6,397

Alumni Announcements

Alumni Announcements will be updated quarterly with alumni submitted information.

Summer 2019 announcements:

Rosevelt Noble, BA’97, PhD’03, was appointed to a new leadership role at Vanderbilt University to advance inclusive excellence and student success.

Andre’ L. Churchill, BS’75, was named interim vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion and chief diversity officer at Vanderbilt University.

Dr. Sharlene D. Newman, BE’93, has been named Executive Director of the Alabama Life Research Institute.  

Ken Epps, BS’90, was promoted to Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy.

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Graduates Wall

The Black Graduates Wall in the Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center is a symbol of the success of black students who contributed to the Vanderbilt community and earned a degree. All graduating seniors and alumni are encourage to submit their name through the form below so it will be included on the wall.


Past AVBA Newsletters

To learn more, visit the  Association of Vanderbilt Black Alumni page.