ERIC Number: ED473243
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 21st Century Competitiveness and the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, Second Session (September 19, 2002).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
This hearing on the needs of historically black colleges and universities is the fourth in a series that explores the issues faced by these minority-serving institutions and the opportunities they have afforded black students over the years. Following opening statements by Representative Howard P. McKeon, Representative Robert C. Scott, and Representative Peter Hoekstra, testimony was heard from these witnesses: (1) Michael L. Lomax, president, Dillard University; (2) Marie McDemmond, president Norfolk State University; (3) Willis B. McLeod, chancellor, Fayetteville State University; (4) Elson S. Floyd, president, Western Michigan University; and (5) Steve Stephens, II, president of the Student Government Association, Langston University. Fourteen appendixes contain the written statements of these witnesses and statements submitted for the record by other members of Congress and college presidents. (SLD)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, 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.