Honors and Awards

• Condoleezza Rice, the Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution and professor of political science at Stanford University, received the Thomas D. White National Defense Award from the U.S. Air Force Academy. The award is given annually to a person who has made valuable contributions to U.S. national security.

• Muriel A. Howard, president of the Association of State Colleges and Universities, received an honorary doctor of humanities degree from Keene State College in New Hampshire. Previously, Dr. Howard served as president of Buffalo State College.

Dr. Howard is a graduate of the City University of New York and holds master’s and doctoral degrees from the University of Buffalo.

• Robert E. Efimba, associate professor of civil engineering at Howard University, was named National Outstanding Advisor by Tau Beta Pi, an international engineering honorary society.

Dr. Efimba holds bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from MIT.