Martin News

Passing of Representative William "Bill" Crawford"

On Friday, September 25th, Martin University and the State of Indiana was saddened to hear of the passing of the former State Representative William "Bill" Crawford.  Representative Crawford represented the 98th District from 1972-2012 and was the longest-serving African-American state lawmaker in the country.

"Rep.  Crawford was a tremendous supporter of Martin University and believed that education would lead his people forward.  You can support his belief and hope for a better future by working to achieve academic excellence and earning your degree from Martin."

      - Dr. Eugene G. White, President, Martin University

Martin University extends its deepest condolences to the family of Representative William "Bill" Crawford."  Rest Well.