E. LaBrent Chrite Appointed President of Bethune-Cookman University in Florida


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E. LaBrent Chrite has been named president of Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. The historically Black university enrolls nearly 4,000 undergraduate students and about 150 graduate students, according to the latest data supplied to the U.S. Department of Education. African Americans make up a vast majority of the student body. Currently, Dr. Chrite serves as dean of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. During his tenure, he has led the college through a major strategic shift by overhauling the academic portfolio, expanding the global footprint, creat...