TITLE

'Prez' Talks Up a Breeze

PUB. DATE
March 1977
SOURCE
Time;3/21/1977, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Ralph Waldo Emerson Jones' experiences as the president of Grambling State University in Louisiana. Jones, who graduated with a degree in science from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, was first assigned to teach biology, chemistry and physics, establish a football team, and act as a registrar in the 25-year-old school for black teachers. Jones' first arrival in the university which was just made of small wooden buildings lighted by oil lamps is discussed. It also cites the student's boarding fees and the teachers' salaries.
ACCESSION #
53519757

 

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