ERIC Number: EJ531161
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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From the Projects to the Presidency: An African American Odyssey.
Bowen, Raymond C.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n94 p13-23 Sum 1996
Provides a personal account of an African American community college president's educational and career experiences. Describes his experiences from elementary school to the university, highlighting obstacles faced in general by minority students. Discusses the career positions held by the president from teaching and administrative positions to two college presidencies. (10 citations) (AJL)
Descriptors: Black Achievement, Blacks, Career Ladders, College Presidents, Community Colleges, Educational Experience, Employment Experience, Individual Development, Life Events, Minority Groups, Personal Narratives, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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