• Edgar E. Roulhac, vice provost at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, was elected to a three-year term on the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The commission is an accrediting body for colleges and universities in the Middle Atlantic region.

• Gregory Roseboro was named director of diversity programs at the University of Georgia School of Law. He had been, and will continue to serve as, the associate director of law school admissions.

Roseboro holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and a law degree from the University of Georgia.

• DeChanta P. Knox was named special assistant to the president for athletics at Delaware State University. Knox, a graduate of Howard University and former Olympic sprinter, was a consultant for DPK Services in Hockessin, Delaware.

• Emmett G. Price III was promoted to associate professor and made chair of the African-American studies department at Northeastern University in Boston. A native of Los Angeles, Dr. Price is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley. He holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in ethnomusicology from the University of Pittsburgh.