TITLE

Only One African American in the 40-Member Class of 2012 Gates Cambridge Scholars

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);3/22/2012, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that 40 Americans were awarded with Gates Cambridge Scholarships for 2012, but only one of them is an African American.
ACCESSION #
78947715

 

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