Honors and Awards

• Shaun R. Harper, an assistant professor at the Graduate School of Education of the University of Pennsylvania, received the 2008 Early Career Award from the Association for the Study of Higher Education.

Harper is a graduate of Albany State University. He holds a master’s degree and a doctorate from Indiana University.

• Nancy Randolph Davis, who in 1949 was the first black student to enroll at Oklahoma State University, received the Oklahoma Human Rights Award. She earned a master’s degree at the university in 1952.