Ernest O. Jacobs

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Title

Ernest O. Jacobs

Subject

Jacobs, Ernest O.
Distinguished Alumnus

Name

Ernest O. Jacobs

Class of

1953

Education

  • BS - Philander Smith College, 1953
  • Attended Harris-Stowe Teachers College, 1957-1958
  • MS - Southern Illinois University (SIU), 1974

Occupation

  • Served in U.S. Army - Honorable Discharge, 1953- 1955
  • Elementary School Teacher, 1959-1970
  • Elementary School Administrator, 1970-1972
  • High School Administrator, 1972-1982

Affiliations

  • National Education Association Active Member, 1965-1975
  • St. Louis Lions Club,1970-1980
  • St. Louis Schools Administrators Organization Active Member 1976-1989
  • Phi Delta Kappa Active Member 1976-1982
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 56 Years of Membership 1950-2006, President of Housing 2002-2004, ""Omega Elite"" Co-Founder/Coordinator 2001 -Present
  • YMCA Olde Tymers President 1986-1992
  • Greater St. Louis YMCA Endowment Committee Active Member/Committee Chair 1995-2005
  • YMCA Olde Tymers Treasurer 2000 - Present
  • Monsanto Family YMCA Board of Managers President 1986 -1987, Board of Managers Secretary 2000 -2005
  • Greater St. Louis YMCA Round Table Chairman 1992, 1995

Honors and Awards

  • PSC Distinguished Alumnus, 2006
  • Who's Who Among Students in Colleges and Universities, 1952
  • Beta Kappa Chi, 1953 Y
  • MCA Century Club Award, 1979, 1981
  • YMCA Youth Patron Award, 1980
  • YMCA Heritage Club Award, 1984, 1988
  • YMCA Silver Triangle Award, 1986
  • YMCA Olde Tymers ""Man of the Year"",1991
  • YMCA Golden Triangle Award, 1992
  • Chairman of the YMCA Round Table Award, 1992,1995
  • Omega Psi Phi ""Omega Elite"" Founders Recognition Award, 2005
  • McKinley High School Administrators Award, 1980
  • Air Force Recruiting Recognition Award, 1981
  • Inducted into the Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame, 1996

Source

National Alumni Association Distinguished Alumnus Nomination Form, Ernest O. Jacobs.

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Citation

“Ernest O. Jacobs,” Philander Smith College Digital Archive, accessed May 8, 2021, https://pscdigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/479.