its students for an optimistic view of the future, showing them the
opportunities to restructure and reshape society.
also prepare them to become
sensitive to the needs around
them and aware of their responsibility
in society, for a key to
advancing our society lies
in advancing African Americans and other underserved populations.
It's a long and challenging path which must involve concerted,
sustained attention to developing partnerships and wider communication—between
men and women; across boundaries of cultural, racial and socioeconomic
differences; across disciplines and institutions; and among the various
sectors of our society.