Academic journal article Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences

Virginia Caples * January 24, 1946-February 19, 2018

Academic journal article Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences

Virginia Caples * January 24, 1946-February 19, 2018

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Virginia Caples was a native of Doddsville, MS, located in the Mississippi Delta. The Alcorn State University graduate provided committed and dedicated service to Alabama A&M University for nearly 40 years in various capacities as Interim President, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Associate Dean, Distinguished University Professor, and 1890 Administrator. In these capacities, she provided effective leadership in areas such as strategic planning, academic program development and evaluation, faculty performance, institutional effectiveness, technology integration, meeting accreditation requirements, and student learning outcomes.

She was the lead facilitator for the University's strategic planning and SACS accreditation efforts in 1984, 1994, 2004, and 2014. Furthermore, she was one of the principal individuals involved in the implementation of Knight, Sims, et al. v. State of Alabama Higher Education Desegregation Lawsuit for Alabama A&M University.

Virginia was actively involved in local, state, national, and international affairs related to her professional area of family and consumer sciences. …

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