April 14, 2017

Philip A. Seabrook Honored and Recognized by IU 21st Century Scholars Program for Nearly 40 Years of Service at Indiana University


In This Photo (left to right): Samuel Douglas, Patrick D. Smith, Vincent E. Isom, Philip A. Seabrook, Babita L. Upadhyay, Jenifer Berry, Precious S. McMillon, Arnell Hammond, Roy Y. Chan


On Friday, April 14, 2017, the IU 21st Century Scholars Program hosted a special recognition luncheon for Philip A. Seabrook in celebration for his nearly 40 years of service at Indiana University. During the luncheon, Philip A. Seabrook, assistant vice president for college readiness and retention initiatives at IU Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs (OVPDEMA), shared with staff and students his long-term career journey and success between 1977 and 2017. Several administrators and students attended the lunch to honor Philip's distinguished career at Indiana University including Patrick D. Smith, director of IU Office of Mentoring Services and Leadership Development (OMSLD) and Arnell Hammond, director of Faculty Mentoring Initiatives at IU OVPDEMA. At the conclusion of the luncheon, Vincent E. Isom, director of IU 21st Century Scholars Program, awarded Philip with the "IU 21st Century Scholars Program Distinguished Service Award" for his life-long contribution to the IU 21st Century Scholars Program. We thank Philip for his unwavering commitment to diversity and inclusion among underrepresented groups at both Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) and Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis (IUPUI).