Honors and Awards

• Bernice Donald, recently nominated for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, received the Authur S. Holmon Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Memphis Black Student Association.

Judge Donald earned bachelor’s and law degrees at the University of Memphis.

• Edward Hanes Jr., equal employment opportunity officer at the RJR School of Business at Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina, received the Martin Luther King Jr. Building the Dream Award, which is jointly administered by Winston-Salem State University and Wake Forest University.

Hanes holds bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He also earned a master’s degree in education from Harvard University.

• Gregorio Millet, senior scientist in the division of HIV/AIDS prevention at the Centers for Disease Control, received the 2011 Social Justice Award from Dartmouth College. Millet is a 1990 graduate of Dartmouth.

• Howard Allen Chubbs, pastor of the Providence Baptist Church in Greensboro, received the Human Rights Medal from North Carolina A&T State University.

Dr. Chubbs is a graduate of Tennessee State University. He holds a master’s degree from Virginia Union University and a doctorate of ministry from Drew University.