DeWayne Wickham is dean of the School of Global Journalism and Communication at Morgan State University. For 30 years, until his retirement last year, his syndicated column appeared weekly in USA TODAY.
He’ll be remembered as an NABJ founder and Pulitzer Prize winner, and a mentor and role model to many
He helped African countries break free of colonialism during Nelson Mandela’s life
Former Emerge editor-in-chief was a crusader for black causes and people