"Different does not mean deficit." -Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu
Honors and Awards
Oklahoma City Public Schools:
Oklahoma Department of Education:
Oklahoma State University:
Recipient of a Minority Doctoral Study Grant Scholarship, 1996-99
Selected as a member of Phi Delta Kappa Honor Society, 1997
Selected as a member of Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society, 1996
Selected as a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1988
Selected as a member of Golden Key National Honor Society, 1987
National Conference Committee – Conference Committee Member
2014 National African Studies Association Conference (ASA), Indianapolis Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN., November, 2014, anticipating approximately 2,500 conference attendees/participants.
National Conference Co-Chair
2009 National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE), Indianapolis Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN., November 18-22, 2009, 3,100 conference attendees/participants
Traveling, site seeing, city and cultural tours (hop-on-hop-off bus), the arts (musical concerts, theater, and ballet), cultural activities, intellectual and historical lecture series/forums, museums and historic sites, ethnic cuisine/dining, attending thoroughbred racing events, dancing, reading, and “celebrating life” with family and friends.