Alyssa Strodel

June Scholar Profile This month BAS is profiling Antonio Igbokidi. Please read Antonio’s bio and his beautiful poem. Please read to the END!!! Name- Antonio Igbokidi Hometown: Little Rock, Arkansas Year in school- Senior Major/Minor/Concentration- Biology and African American Studies. Concentration: Pre-Medicine Significant Involvement in 2015-16 (clubs, sports, etc.)- President of NAACP. [...]

BAS Scholar Spotlight: Antonio Igbokidi

     The University of Arkansas, originally called Arkansas Industrial University, was established in Fayetteville, Arkansas in 1871 atop a hilltop farm overlooking the Ozark Mountains immediately giving it the nickname, The Hill. The University became the first major Southern public university to admit a Black student without litigation when [...]


Photographer: Ryan Versey The Black Alumni Society and the Black Alumni Society Scholars presented the 9th Annual Shades of Ebony event on Thursday, November 12 at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House. The theme for the event was “An Unknown Royalty”. SOE was created by Dr. Demetrius Richmond, MA ’04 [...]

BAS: Shades of Ebony 2015

Ebony O. Wyatt General Mills Ebony Wyatt has twelve years of consumer product sales experience with General Mills.  She is currently a Senior Category Development Manager / Special Projects lead for traditional grocery customers at the General Mills corporate headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Prior to this role, Ebony was a [...]

BAS Meet the Board: Ebony O. Wyatt