Dr. Vergel Lattimore , President , offered the closing Litany at the Poor People's Campaign Gathering at the Statehouse in Raleigh, NC on May 29. He greeted the West Central Annual Conference of the A.M.E. Zion Church on May 31. On June 11, he will participate in an InTrust Planning Session with the six Historical Black Theological Schools (HBTS) at the Howard University Divinity School.

President Lattimore will be the commencement speaker for the P.T.P. School of Christian Education, Charlotte, NC, on June 17.

As a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) in the U.S. and Canada, he will attend the Biennial Conference in Denver, Colorado, June 19 - 21. He will also participate in the Innovation EXPO for Programs for Historically Black Schools, highlighting Hood and the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC). Dr. Lattimore will also be one of the 19 persons recommended to serve on the two-year Task Force for the Redevelopment of the Standards and Practices of ATS.