English professor, MLK Agent of Change award

English professor, MLK Agent of Change award

English professor Steven W. Thomas was recognized by Wagner College for his work with filmmakers and film scholars in Ethiopia and for his work bringing diverse perspectives to Wagner's campus. Along with administrators Ruta Shah-Gordan and Jazzmine Clarke-Glover, student Jonathan Irizary, and alumna Kerry Lee Alexander, he was given the MLK Agent of Change Award 2021. This award is given every year as part of Wagner College's Black History Month program to recognize faculty, staff, alumni, and students who put into practice the ideals of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in their community engagement.