Once-Barred Student Emerges as UT Presidential Candidate

April 2004
Black Issues in Higher Education;4/22/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p16
Presents information on the nomination of Kenneth Olden, research scientist and director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, to become the president of the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. Views of Olden on his nomination; Educational and career background.


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