Derek Gordon Receives Brotherhood Award
(11-2-10) Derek Gordon and Jack Weiss have been named this year's winners of the Baton Rouge Brotherhood & Sisterhood Award. Gordon is president and CEO of the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge as well as a member of the GIA Board of Directors. He and Weiss, chancellor of LSU's Paul M. Hebert Law Center, will be honored at a dinner Nov. 11 at the Hilton Capitol Center. The brotherhood and sisterhood awards, presented by 100 Black Men of Baton Rouge, honor individuals who work to join hands across boundaries and improve the community.