Dillard President named to theGrio’s 100

Dr. Walter Kimbrough (courtesy of InArkansas.com)

Dr. Walter Kimbrough of Dillard University has been named to the Class of 2013  theGrio’s 100 List .This list features influential people in categories such as Pop Culture, Activism and Arts.

Dr. Kimbrough, also known has the “hip-hop” college president, made the list due to his academic achievements, honors and awards and research and writings on topics such as HBCUs and African-American men in College. These efforts have contributed to his successful career in education. At the age of 45, Kimbrough is one of the youngest college presidents in the nation.

 

 

Dr. Walter Kimbrough is a native of Atlanta.