Roscoe Robinson Jr., the first African American U.S. Army four-star general, graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1951 and soon thereafter earned the Bronze Star Medal for his service as a rifle company commander in the Korean War. He attended the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., in 1963 and then earned his Master of Public and International Affairs degree at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs in 1964.

The Memorial Lecture Series features at least two events per year in honor of the late Roscoe Robinson Jr. and promotes discussion and understanding of key issues related to diversity in public service. Read more.

 
 

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