Dr. Adam W. Herbert, Jr. named first black chancellor of Florida's university system

January 1998
Jet;01/26/98, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p23
Reports that Dr. Adam W. Herbert, Jr. was appointed as chancellor of the State University System of Florida. His status as the first black person to hold this post; Biographical data; Career information; Family life.


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