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John Wilson, Executive Director, White House Initiative on HBCUs to Host Town Hall Meeting at Paul Quinn College in Dallas


Contact:  
Jane Glickman, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: August 11, 2010 07:00 pm

John Wilson, executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will host a town hall meeting for some 200 students, faculty, administrators, and community members at Paul Quinn College on Wed., Aug. 11 at 7:00 p.m. He will be joined by Michael Sorrell, president of Paul Quinn College.

In his opening remarks, Dr. Wilson will highlight some of the key dilemmas and challenges facing HBCUs today and why it is important for the nation to strengthen their capacity. These and other issues of concern will be discussed during the town hall meeting, with Sorrell and Wilson fielding questions from the audience.


Event 1
Who : John S. Wilson, executive director, White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities Michael Sorrell, president, Paul Quinn College
What : Remarks with Q&A, Town Hall meeting
When : 7:00 p.m. on Wed., Aug. 11
Where : Paul Quinn College
Tiger Lounge- Student Union
3837 Simpson Stuart Road
Dallas, Texas 75241
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