Two African Americans Appointed to Lead Colleges of the City University of New York


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The board of trustees of the City University of New York voted to appoint two African Americans to lead colleges in the university system. Berenecea Johnson Eanes was appointed president of York College of the City University of New York. She has been serving as interim president since last fall. York College, located in Jamaica, Queens, enrolls nearly 8,500 undergraduate students, according to the latest data supplied to the U.S. Department of Education. African Americans make up 38 percent of the student body. Before being named interim president, Dr. Eanes served as vice president for the D...