(Fort Valley, GA)- A former CNN contributor and award-winning journalist spoke at Fort Valley State University Thursday evening.
Roland Martin, senior analyst on the Tom Joyner Morning show and fomer host of NewsOne Now, was a featured guest speaker in the John W. Davidson Lecture Series. The lecture series, named after first Fort Valley High & Industrial School Principal John Westly Davidson, was created to give students the chance to interface with successful professionals and hear different stories on their career success. The lecture series is funded by the Title lll grant and is led by University College dean Dr. Stevie Lawrence.
Martin is the first lecturer of the new semester with a lineup that boasts CNN contributor Angela Rye and famed hip hop artist MC Lyte.