Black History Month: Featuring Dr. Nkwanta & Dr. Rockward

Dr. Asamoah Nkwanta
Dr. Asamoah Nkwanta
Chair and Professor of Mathematics

Dr. Willie S. Rockward
Dr. Willie S. Rockward
Chair and Professor of Physics & Engineering Physics

During this year's Black History Month, two members of the SCMNS family have received special recognition for their leadership in STEM education and their mentorship of diverse students in science and mathematics.

Dr. Asamoah Nkwanta, Chair and Professor of Mathematics, is featured by Mathematically Gifted & Black as the Black History Month 2020 Honoree! Read the article to learn about Dr. Nkwanta's storied background and how he came to be part of the Morgan family.

In addition, Dr. Willie S. Rockward, Chair and Professor of the Department of Physics & Engineering Physics and President of the National Society of Black Physicists, is featured in an interview with Physics Today. Check out the interview to learn about Dr. Rockward's diverse experiences as a black leader in physics, education, athletics and ministry.

Congratulations to both Dr. Nkwanta and Dr. Rockward, and thank you for representing SCMNS so well!