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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Nicola Lawler
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256-761-6207

TC PRESIDENT RECEIVES OMEGA CENTURY AWARD OF EXCELLENCE


Talladega, Alabama—Joining the brothers of Omega Psi Phi Tom Joyner, Bill Cosby, Shaquille O’Neal and much more from around the nation, Talladega College president, Billy C. Hawkins, will attend the fraternity centennial in Washington, DC this weekend. Dr. Hawkins will receive the Omega Century Award of Excellence.

A plaque will be presented to Dr. Hawkins at the Salute to Education, Scholarship, Undergraduate Leadership and Religion on Friday, July 29, at the W.E. Washington Convention Center during the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Centennial Celebration. The event will include honors given to various leaders for their impact in various fields of Business, Science, Medicine, Sports, Entertainment, Education and more.

The Centennial Conclave is being held on July 27-July 31. More than 5,000 members are expected at the celebration.

ABOUT TALLADEGA COLLEGE
Talladega College, founded in 1867, is Alabama's oldest historically black private college and among the oldest liberal arts colleges in the nation. Located in the historic district of the city of Talladega, Alabama, the college offers a range of degrees in four divisions: Business and Administration, Humanities and Fine Arts, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and Social Sciences and Education.
Talladega College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award baccalaureate degrees; and the school holds several institutional memberships. For more information visit www.talladega.edu


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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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