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Attracting minorities to SEMO

Thursday, July 17, 2008

To the editor:

In response to the story "Southeast working to attract minority faculty, students": Why has Lincoln Scott put the blame on Cairo for failure to get African Americans to enroll at Southeast Missouri State University? Does he think they are so dumb they don't know the difference between Illinois and Missouri? He should wine and dine more of them. They would come. Don't blame his failure on someone else.

EDNA ROSE, Cairo, Ill.