Alabama senate black caucus http://apr.org en Black Senators Say Auburn Board Needs Diversity http://apr.org/post/black-senators-say-auburn-board-needs-diversity <P>The Alabama Senate has confirmed two new trustees for the Auburn University Board of Trustees. Both of the new trustees, Wayne Smith of Franklin, Tenn, and Michael DeMaiorbus of Huntsville, are white. That's a point that concerns members of the black caucus in the Senate.</P> <DIV> <P>The Senate's seven black members mostly supported Smith and DeMaiorbus when the nominations came up for confirmation Thursday. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 13:35:05 +0000 The Associated Press 25177 at http://apr.org Black Senators Say Auburn Board Needs Diversity