First Tenure-Track Black Professor At Southern White University Dies — Black America Web

Black academia and the civil rights community are grieving the loss of Dr. Samuel Dubois Cook, an African-American pioneer in higher education. The New York Times reports that Cook, who served as Dillard University president from 1974 until his retirement in 1998, died on May 28 at age 88. Samuel DuBois Cook, Educator Who Pierced…

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