Washington Univ. in St. Louis Presents 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Joe Madison is a groundbreaking radio personality and civil rights activist. Known as “The Black Eagle,” Joe can be heard weekday mornings on SiriusXM’s Urban View. In 2015, Joe set a Guinness World Record for the longest on-air broadcast, 52 hours, which raised more than $200,000 for the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Joe has also brought international attention to the struggles of the Sudanese people. As part of these efforts, he delivered survival kits to refugees and freed Sudanese people being held as slaves. A Fellow of the William Greenleaf Eliot Society, Joe has generously supported scholarships, athletics, and the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement at Washington University. He has interviewed students for admission to Washington University for over 20 years.

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