Chancellor of Rutgers U. at Camden Carries a Torch for Urban Universities

Chancellor Carries a Torch for Urban Universities 2

Benjamin Herold

Wendell E. Pritchett, of Rutgers U. at Camden

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Benjamin Herold

Wendell E. Pritchett, of Rutgers U. at Camden

For Wendell E. Pritchett, becoming chancellor of Rutgers University at Camden wasn't just an opportunity to move from being a faculty member to campus leader. It was a chance to put his research in urban history into practice.

Now Mr. Pritchett, who has written two books on inner-city life, can share his experience leading an urban campus in his new role as president of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities, an association of more than 60 U.S. colleges and five