Congratulations to UI&U alum Itibari Zulu for his outstanding work as Senior Editor of The Journal of Pan African Studies!
The Journal of Pan African Studies (www.jpanafrican.com), a trans-disciplinary open-access peer reviewed on-line scholarly journal devoted to the intellectual synthesis of research, scholarship and critical thought on the African experience, established in 1987 was recently awarded the ‘Fannie Lou Hamer & Kwame Nkrumah Award’ for outstanding academic leadership and service in the African world by the National Council for Black Studies (www.ncbsonline.org) at its 35th annual conference, held in Cincinnati, Ohio, March 16-19, 2011. The National Council for Black Studies is the leading organization of Black Studies professionals in the world, established in 1975 by African American scholars. The journal is edited by Itibari M. Zulu, and headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. The editor recently won an award for the editing work, as Senior Editor of The Journal of Pan African Studies was also inducted as a life member of The National Council for Black Studies at the Cincinnati, Ohio meeting.