Cobb Becomes First African American to Graduate from NC State’s CRDM Program
March 31, 2014 – Dr. Fredessa Hamilton Cobb, an Adjunct
Professor in Shaw’s Mass Communications Department, is the first African
American to receive a doctoral degree from the Communication, Rhetoric and
Digital Media (CRDM) program at North Carolina State University.
Hamilton Cobb was also honored to be selected as the Graduate Student
Commencement Speaker for NCSU's Communication Department graduation ceremony last
fall. You can read her inspiring speech from the ceremony here.