Walter J. Leonard, Pioneer of Affirmative Action in Harvard Admissions, Dies at 86 by SAM ROBERTS


By SAM ROBERTS

Mr. Leonard was the architect of an influential affirmative-action formula at Harvard that was emulated across the country and also served as president of Fisk University.

Published: December 17, 2015 at 12:00AM

from NYT Education http://ift.tt/1k3Od1i

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