“For someone who looks like me, a black woman, to become president of Wellesley College — it is so inspiring to me. She truly embodies black excellence…”

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Dr. Paula A. Johnson Becomes 1st African-American President of Wellesley College | GOOD BLACK NEWS

article by Jeremy Fox via bostonglobe.com Wellesley College announced Thursday it had appointed Dr. Paula A. Johnson, a Harvard Medical School professor and advocate for women’s health, as its president, making her the first African-American to lead the school. Johnson will become the 14th president of the women’s liberal arts college in July. She replaces…

Source: goodblacknews.org/2016/02/13/dr-paula-a-johnson-becomes-1st-african-american-president-of-wellesley-college/

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