ERIC Number: ED470244
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Responding to the Needs of Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the 21st Century. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session (Wilberforce, Ohio, July 16, 2001).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
The hearing on responding to the needs of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) was one of a series aimed at learning about the issues these institutions face and the opportunities associated with HBCUs. The hearing, held at historic Wilberforce University, an HBCU, afforded a number of witnesses the chance to give testimony about HBCUs. Opening statements were given by: (1) Representative David L. Hobson; (2) Representative Peter Hoekstra; (3) Representative Robert Scott; and (4) Representative Patrick J. Tiberi. Additional testimony was provided in the statements of: (5) John L. Henderson, President, Wilberforce University; (6) John W. Garland, President, Central State University; (7) W. Clinton Pettus, President, Cheney University of Pennsylvania; and (8) Marjorie Harris, President, Lewis College of Business. Five appendixes contain the submitted statements of some of the witnesses. (SLD)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Black Students, Educational Finance, Equal Education, Hearings, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Needs Assessment
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.