ERIC Number: EJ705327
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul-29
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A New Mountain to Climb: As the New Dean of UC-Berkeley's Law School, Christopher Edley Jr. Plans to Continue the Civil Rights and Social Justice Agenda Work for Which He Has Become Well Known
Black Issues in Higher Education, v21 n12 p22 Jul 2004
On July 1, Christopher Edley Jr. became the dean of the University of California-Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law. The first African American to hold the deanship of California's premier public law school, Edley brings to the job an array of accomplishments and experiences few American law school deans can match. This article describes his accomplishments and what he wishes to accomplish in his new position.
Descriptors: Justice, African Americans, Higher Education, Deans, Civil Rights, Law Schools, Minority Groups, Student Diversity, Equal Education, Legal Education (Professions), Excellence in Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: California