Linda Y. Bedford Jackson

Bedford Jackson welcomed the group and gave an update on the BAS Legacy Club, the 2010 BAS Cruise and the Alumni Attitude Study. Bedford Jackson encouraged the board to read information coming from the Association. She also stated there was a very low response from African American alumni for the survey.

Black Alumni Society Board Votes to Create Legacy Club and ...

It is a privilege to step into a leadership role, and I consider this leadership role as Black Alumni Society president one of service. I hope that you share the same pride in the University of Arkansas that I enjoy as a graduate. I am pleased to offer a limited two-year membership special for you. I invite you to take advantage of this special offer today.

Black Alumni Society President Unveils Limited Time Membership Savings

Linda Y. Bedford Jackson was named president of the University of Arkansas Black Alumni Society during a recent reunion gathering in Fayetteville. Jackson, who earned her Bachelor of Arts in journalism in 1980 from the university, will serve a two-year term. She currently serves as director of communications and marketing at Huston-Tillotson University, which is a historically black institution located in Austin, Texas.

University of Arkansas Black Alumni Society Elects New Officers