Medallion Society Reception

Karl-Anthony Towns named 2023-24 NBA Social Justice Champion

Minnesota Timberwolves player Karl-Anthony Towns has been named the 2023-24 NBA Social Justice Champion and will receive the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Trophy for his off-court advocacy efforts. Towns has been a strong proponent of issues within the justice and education system, particularly the voting rights of formerly incarcerated individuals.

Karl-Anthony Towns and his family are longtime friends to Kean University. Kean University’s Jacqueline Towns Court is named in honor of Towns’ late mother.

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