TITLE

Duke University Honors Its First Black Students

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);5/17/2012, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Duke University started a scholarship fund from a 1-million-dollar cash gift from Duke Board of Trustees member Jack O. Bovender to honor 3 surviving original African-American students of the university including Gene Kendall, Nathaniel White Jr., and Wilhelmina Cooke.
ACCESSION #
76294175

 

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