TITLE

FOR THE RECORD

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Crisis (15591573);Spring2009, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs about African Americans. Wayman Tisdale, a former basketball player and jazz musician, died of cancer. Phoebe Haddon was appointed the first African American dean of the University of Maryland School of Law. Walter Massey was appointed the chairman of Bank of America.
ACCESSION #
42635061

 

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