Dr. William Rush

Title

Dr. William Rush

Subject

Rush, William
Distinguished Alumnus

Class of

1961

Education

  • BA - Philander Smith College
  • M. Ed. - 1966
  • D. Ed. - University of Arkansas, 1969
  • Fellowship, Southern Foundation
  • Attended University of Oklahoma and Jackson State University

Occupation

  • Department Chair/Professor, Jackson State University
  • Assistant Professor and Dean of Students, Piney Woods Country Life School
  • JSU Professor/Assistant to the Dean, School of Educational Administration
  • Head Professor, Dept. of Secondary Education
  • Head Associate Professor, Dept. Elementary Education
  • Associate
  • Professor, Department of Elementary
  • Director, JSU, Hinds County Fifth Cycle
  • Teacher Corps Project
  • Principal, East High School, Eudora, AR
  • Teacher, Math Department, Helena-West Helena Eliza Miller High School
  • Math and Science Teacher, Dora E. Perkins Elementary School, Oneida, AR

Affiliations

  • Alpha Kappa Mu, Beta Kappa Xi,
  • Business Manager, Sport Education NEA
  • Who's Who in American Colleges, President, Sophomore and Senior Classes, Philander Smith College
  • PSCNAA: AAHE; AAUP; AASP; NAACP; PTA; PTO; YMCA
  • JSU Alumni Association
  • MS Association of Education: NEA (life member)
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (life member)
  • Phi Delta Kappa
  • Mid-South Education Research Association
  • AACTE, NAAAS, MS Teachers
  • Association
  • ASCD
  • Pi Lambda Theta
  • JSU Teacher Education Council Commencement Committee
  • Faculty Senate Graduate Coordinator
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee
  • Master's Specialist and Doctoral Student Association
  • Athletic Committee
  • Member, Mount Helm Baptist Church
  • Deacon, Sunday school teacher, President
  • and Vice President of Brotherhood Bible Class, Parliamentarian, and Anniversary speaker

Honors and Awards

  • PSC Distinguished Alumnus, 2008
  • Personalities of the South-outstanding, distinguished, 1973
  • Outstanding Young Men of America, 1971 Notable American, 1977
  • Two Outstanding Leadership Awards: PTA, Faculty East High School, Eudora, AR , 1967
  • Omega Man of the Year-Beta Alpha Chapter

Source

William Rush. Alumni Affairs Collection, PSC Archives and Special Collections

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Citation

“Dr. William Rush,” Philander Smith College Digital Archive, accessed August 13, 2022, https://pscdigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/463.