TITLE

GM on right road

PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/31/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5886, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Commends General Motors for supporting the University of Michigan's affirmative action programs as of July 31, 2000.
ACCESSION #
3475065

 

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