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2002 Founder's Day
honorees proudly display their plaques received at the
May 4th banquet. They are (L-R): Tehma H. Smith '00,
a systems engineer at Lockheed Martin, who has created
a scholarship fund at Lincoln; Phyllis G. Woolley '85,
director of African-American marketing, Colgate-Palmolive,
who has established an endowed fund at Lincoln; Dr.
Alvin E. Amos, a Lincoln professor of music, and his
wife, Carol, who established a scholarship award in
music at the University. A fourth recipient, William
B. Ingram '61, vice president of public school relations
for Sylvan Education Solution, was unable to attend
Alumni Association Distinguished Award was presented
to Dr. Fred Johnson '27, formerly executive secretary
of the North Philadelphia Branch of the YMCA, posthumously.
Dr. Johnson died March 30, 2002; he was 102 years old;
Carla J. Maxwell Ray '82, associate vice president,
Office of Institutional Advancement, Morehouse School
of Medicine; and Rev. Dr. James A. Scott '52, minister
emeritus, Bethany Baptist Church, Newark, N.J. A fourth
recipient, Lewis T. Berry Jr. '57, president of Cleres
Shoes, Inc., was unable to attend the banquet.
2002 Distinguished Alumni
honorees Carla J. Maxwell Ray '82 (left) and Rev. Dr.
James A. Scott '52. display their plaques at the May 4th
Hail! Hail! Lincoln!
President Ivory V. Nelson accepts a giant, ceremonial
check from the alumni. Overall, $103,088.70 was raised
at the May 4th Alumni Awards banquet to contribute to
University Class of 1952 thanks President Ivory
Nelson for presenting them with 50-year Emeritus Alumni
Medallions after a luncheon on Saturday, May 4, 2002.
They are (L-R): Kalonji T. Olusegun; David L. Cardwell,
Sr.; Robert H. Byrd; Dr. Samuel L. Woodard; Walter B.
Callender; Calobe Jackson, Jr.; Calvin L. Hackney; Herbert
S. Rodville; Dr. Charles E. Flowers (holding sign); Dr.
Oscar Sistrunk, Jr.; President Nelson; Walter D. Chambers;
Mrs. Peyton G. Gray (widow); Dr. Harvey H. Allen; Dr.
John G. Hoffler; John G. Bennett; Rev. Mrs. O'Hara Archer
(widow); Simeon G. Lewis; James F. McCoy; Delbert L. Flowers;
and Dr. James Bell.
Ivory V. Nelson (left) congratulates
Walter D. Chambers, a Lincoln Trustee Emeritus, for helping
to organize the reunion of his 1952 class to attend a
May 4, 2002 luncheon on campus and receive 50-year Emeritus
Alumni Medallions. The class raised $38,495.00, the largest
amount contributed among the reunion classes at the Founder's
Day and Alumni Awards banquet. Fourteen classes, 1932-1997,
(their years ending in 2's and 7's) returned for their
reunion. The 1952 class also designated $12,500 of their
donation to be used for the restoration of the stained
glass windows in the Brown Memorial Chapel.
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