The JSU National Alumni Association Present: The Black Tie Scholarship & Recognition Gala.

Friday October 24, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Jackson Convention Complex
Jackson, MS
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The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame


The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. (Hall of Fame) accepts nominations each year for the Hall of Fame Class of Inductees. The Hall of Fame highlights the outstanding accomplishment of alumni from our most valuable Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs). More than two hundred exceptional men and women have been inducted into the Hall of Fame in the fields of Arts/Entertainment, Athletics, Business/Industry, Community Service, Education, Faith/Theology, Government/Law, Medicine, Science, Lifetime Achievement and Civil Rights. Jackson State University is proud of its inductees for their outstanding contributions to JSU and the community. Below are the JSU alumni who have been inducted into the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame:
Mr. Walter Payton (Athletics)

Rev. Dr. Joseph Jackson (Community Service)

Dr. John A. Peoples, Jr. (Lifetime Achievement)

Mr. Alvin O. Chambliss, Jr. (Lifetime Achievement)
Mrs. Tommie Stewart (Arts)

Dr. Sebetha Jenkins (Education)

Dr. Roderick Paige (Education)

Dr. Roosevelt Calbert (Science)

Dr. Hilliard L. Lackey, III (Lifetime Achievement)


Mr. Terry Woodard (National Alumni President of the Year)