Civil Rights Movement; Education
Boston: Dr. Robert Randolph, Executive Vice Pres. of Chicago State University (SHOWN IN PHOTO TAKEN 5/10) was appointed President of Westfield, Mass., State College. He will become the first black president of a four-year college in New England history. The 47-yr.-old Randolph was chosen from 370 candidates. He will assume his new duties 7/1.
BW Photograph, 10" x 8"
United Press International
African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers