From the Desk of the National President
The Talladega National Alumni Association (TCNAA) is pleased to unveil its new website. We believe that the new site will not only have visual appeal but will allow visitors to navigate the site with ease and understanding of the content. Below are the major changes to the site:
1. New: My Talladega College Story gives Degans the opportunity to share with viewers the impact that the College had on their development, careers, and accomplishments, along with “Why Talladega College Matters”, and why it deserves our continued support.
Barbara Gardner Proctor, Talladega Alumni and First Black Woman to Own an Ad Agency Passes at 86
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Talladega College’s new residence dormitory had its opening ceremony on January 16, 2019. The affair was attended by students, local dignitaries, state officials, faculty, local residents, and administrators. Remarks saluting this historic event were made, by Isaiah Hugley, Board of Trustees President; President Billy Hawkins, Harry Coaxum, Past President of…
Talladegans in the Birmingham and Tuscaloosa chapters came together over the 2018 Christmas season to meet, greet, and have a great time reminiscing about their years at Talladega College. It was a wonderful opportunity for young and “seasoned” Degans to meet, mingle, and mix. The Birmingham affair brought over 40 Degans…
Dr. Eugene Cain, ’65 is among a group of international artists from the African diaspora whose works appear in the opening of the Ourrouss Gallery in Dakar, Senegal. The exhibit’s theme is Migrations/Immigration/Expatriation/Rapatriement; it opened on December 7, 2018 and will end March 7, 2019. Dr. Cain has seven photographs…
UW-Whitewater’s First Black Professor Was Also State Historical Society’s First Black President – And Just Turned 100 Tables prepared for an evening of fine dining littered the marble floor of the Wisconsin Historical Society library on a recent Friday evening. The students that typically pack the second floor were replaced…
Mr. Emmanuel Piña ’13 was recently named director of alumni affairs for Talladega College. The former Tornado baseball player and McNair Scholar earned a Bachelor of Arts in biology from Talladega College and a Master of Science in leadership from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. His responsibilities at…
In order to sharply focus TCNAA’s activities, present and future, the President, in December 2017, asked attorney Chris Jones, ‘94 to head a committee that would draft a strategic plan. Such a plan would provide specific strategies and organizational recommendations that would facilitate the work of TCNAA. The 15-member committee…
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