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Artie Lee Travis, American student administrator. Recipient Anna Victoria Little award University Connecticut, 1986, Martin Luther King, Junior award University Maryland, 1990.

Background

Travis, Artie Lee was born on May 24, 1956 in Danville, Illinois, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Western Illinois University, 1979. Master of Arts, Western Illinois University, 1982.

Career

Assistant residence hall director Western Illinois University, Macomb, 1980-1981, director Gwendolyn Brooks cultural center, 1981-1984. Research consultant City Monmouth, Illinois, 1981. Director Afro-American cultural center University Connecticut, Storrs, 1984-1987.

Interim coordinator interim coordinator International Center, 1986. Assistant director campus activities University Maryland, College Park, 1987-1989. Director student activities and minority student affairs Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, since 1989.

Teacher Western Illinois University, Macomb, 1982-1984, University Connecticut, Storrs, 1985-1987, University Maryland, College Park, 1988-1989.

Religion

God alone is the Creator and is alone to be worshipped. The creation was made by God alone, and is to be respected and cared for but not worshipped.

Politics

Capital punishment be administered only when the pursuit of truth and justice result in clear and overwhelming evidence of guilt.

Views

Your desires, ambitions, goals, and purpose change as you begin to enjoy a close walk with a living God. These changes are different for each individual, and the journey needs to be taken a step at a time.

Membership

Campus coordinator Harold Washington Campaign, Chicago, 1981-1982. Treasurer 3d congressional district Jesse Jackson presidential campaign, Baltimore, 1987-1988. Board directors Greenville Cultural Exchange Center, since 1990.

Committee member Urban League Talent Search, Greenville, since 1990. Executive on loan, United Way, 1991-1992. Member American College Personnel Association, American College Union-International, National Association for Campus Activities (board directors since 1992), Phi Beta Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, playing scrabble, golf, travel, bowling.

Connections

1 child, Amber Faith.