DeWayne Wickham is dean of the School of Global Journalism and Communication at Morgan State University. For 30 years, until his retirement in 2015 , his syndicated column appeared weekly in USA TODAY.
Morgan State University played a central role in molding ‘Black Enterprise’ founder
He’ll be remembered as an NABJ founder and Pulitzer Prize winner, and a mentor and role model to many
He helped African countries break free of colonialism during Nelson Mandela’s life
Former Emerge editor-in-chief was a crusader for black causes and people