Keith Andrew Wailoo was named Martin Luther King Professor of History at Rutgers University. He has served as professor of history and director of the Center for Race and Ethnicity. He is also affiliated with the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research.

Ron Daniels, former executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, was named Distinguished Lecturer at York College, a division of the City University of New York. He will lecture this semester and teach two classes in the behavioral sciences department this coming fall.

Daniels is a graduate of Youngstown State University and holds a master’s degree in political science from the Rockefeller School of Public Affairs in Albany, New York, and a Ph.D. in Africana studies from the Union Institute in Cincinnati.

Constance Gregory was named director of the Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (WISE) Center at Syracuse University. Gregory, who is a graduate of both Syracuse University and the Syracuse University School of Law, is the CEO of a private consulting firm.