Fort Valley State University’s Cooperative Developmental Energy Program was honored by President Obama this week.
A celebration to honor Dr. Crumbly will take place at FVSU on January 31 at 1 p.m.
The celebration will take place in the C.W. Pettigrew Center on FVSU's campus.
FVSU was the only Georgia institution among awardees and the only HBCU in the nation to receive the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring on Jan. 27, a FVSU news release says.
President Obama’s State of the Union address centered on innovation through science, technology, engineering and science programs.
After the speech, Crumbly, FVSU’s vice president of career and collaborative programs and the honorees met the President in the Oval Office.