Carl Fields

Honoring African-Americans who paved the way
Honoring African-Americans who paved the way
News Queens Courier Staff 2/27/2012 at 5:00AM

When Carl Fields walked the halls of St. John’s there weren’t many other blacks enrolled in the school, but they were welcomed equally to the university. Fields, who was part of the class of 1942, shone brightly on the track team and in the classroom. He graduated with his bachelor’s in English and social science, [...]