Student Historian

Zaakira L. Sadrud-Din is currently a PhD student and Graduate Assistant in the History Department at Morgan State University. Her research topic interests are the antebellum South and the education during the Reconstruction period.  She previously received her master’s degree in history at Florida A&M University and earned her bachelor’s in history at Dillard University in New Orleans.


William D. Clarke, Sr. (1941- )

Ambassador William Davis Clarke was born in 1941.  Currently, he is retired and resides with his wife, Katsuko M. Clarke, in Maryland.  Clarke has two sons William Clarke Jr. and Robert Clarke, and one daughter, Christina Armstrong.  In 1963, Clarke earned his bachelor’s degree at … Read MoreWilliam D. Clarke, Sr. (1941- )

Jendayi E. Frazer (1961- )

Ambassador Jendayi E. Frazer is currently on the faculty at Carnegie Mellon University in Pennsylvania.  She has been there since 2009 as the university’s Distinguished Public service Professor in the Heinz College School of Public Policy and Management.  Frazer is also the Director of Center … Read MoreJendayi E. Frazer (1961- )