Pulitzer winner Gilbert King makes Niskayuna Hall of Fame

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King 2015 at Schenectady County Community College. (Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer)Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King 2015 at Schenectady County Community College. (Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer)

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King 2015 at Schenectady County Community College. (Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer)

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King 2015 at Schenectady County Community College. (Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer)

At Niskayuna High School’s 2015 commencement exercises, Pulitzer Prize Winner and Class of 1980 graduate Gilbert King was named this year’s inductee into the school’s Alumni Hall of Fame.

King won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction as author of the New York Times bestseller, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America. 

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