Tip your hat to Stacey Close, associate vice president of equity and diversity, and Cliff Marrett, director of the Center for Internships and Career Development.
Both were honored at the fifth anniversary of the 100 Men of Color Black Tie Gala and Awards on Oct. 20, at The
Bushnell in Hartford for their service to the community. Alonzo Beckett ’99, owner and founder of NE Video, was also honored.NBA legend Derek Anderson was the keynote speaker for the event. Hartford-based Eleven28 Entertainment, founded by motivational speaker June Archer, hosts 100 Men of Color.