Edgewood College hosts an all-campus diversity forum to celebrate our vision of becoming an inclusive model for teaching, learning and scholarship.
Dr. Terrell Strayhorn will give the keynote address on the 2019 theme of belonging.
Dr. Strayhorn is an internationally-recognized student success scholar and “a foremost authority on issues of equity and diversity.” Known for using the hashtag #DoGoodWork on social media, Strayhorn was named one of the country’s top diversity scholars by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education in 2011, one of Business First’s “Top 40 under 40,” one of the “Top 20 to Know in Education.” In 2014 he became the youngest full professor in Ohio State University’s history.
Strayhorn holds both an undergraduate and masters degree from the University of Virginia, and a Ph.D. in higher education from Virginia Tech. He is currently pursuing a graduate certificate in Biblical Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary. He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, several honor society’s including Phi Kappa Phi, and a proud native of Virginia Beach, Virginia.