DSU’s President introduces a new style of leadership

Harry L. Williams makes a point of taking a stroll around campus almost every day, he said. Sometimes for lunch, sometimes for a meeting he intentionally schedules outside the office, sometimes for no particular reason. He calls his leadership style “management by walking.”

Colleges Take Action to Boost Minority Grad Rates

Only about 40 percent of underrepresented minority students—blacks, Latinos, and American Indians—graduate from college within six years; the same statistic for nonminorities is 60 percent.