Professors for The Cairo Project: Phil Greer, Anita Stoner, William Freivogel, William Recktenwald
Webmaster, Graphic Designer & Production Manager: Heather Lose
Photo Editor: Phil Greer
Copy Editor: Claudette Roulo, assisted by Joseph Midkiff
Special thanks for the generous financial support of the Howard R. Long Opportunity Fund established by SIUC alumna Judith Roales and for the
support of the Center for Intergenerational Leadership under the leadership of Director Jane Angelis.
Thanks also for the assistance of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute and the support of the dean and
interim dean of the College of Mass Communication & Media Arts, Manjunath Pendakur and Gary Kolb.
Thanks to Don Laur and Matt MacCrimmon for quick and friendly technical support.
Joseph Augustine Brown, professor of Black American Studies, provided information and artifacts about the lynching of
Will James. Finally, credit goes to current and former members of the Daily Egyptian,
who wrote and photographed much of this website. Please visit http://jlabsiuc.com to view other projects by students
in the School of Journalism.