Indiana University's Presidential Appointment Carries Historic Significance. (Noteworthy News)
Dr. Adam W. Herbert received unanimous approval from the Indiana University Board of Trustees last month, making him the school's first Black president. He takes over Aug. 1.
Herbert has 35 years of experience as a teacher, researcher and college administrator. Since 2001, he has been the founding executive director of the Florida Center for Public Policy and Leadership Development, a think tank at the University of North Florida.
He said he looked forward to the responsibility of serving as steward of one of Indiana's "most valuable assets."
"Over the years ahead, I will never forget that every IU president has an obligation to …
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Publication information: Article title: Indiana University's Presidential Appointment Carries Historic Significance. (Noteworthy News). Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Black Issues in Higher Education. Volume: 20. Issue: 10 Publication date: July 3, 2003. Page number: 10. © 1999 Cox, Matthews & Associates. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.
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