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News - July 23, 2010

Chancellor Kanter goes to Washington

Now U.S. undersecretary of education, former chancellor pushes hard to give U.S. students a boost

by Chris Kenrick

From a hushed corner office overlooking the Capitol dome and the Washington Mall, former Midpeninsula resident Martha Kanter pursues on a grand scale her quest to help the underdog.

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Staff writer Chris Kenrick can be e-mailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.

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Posted by Janis Allen, a resident of another community
on Apr 5, 2011 at 4:52 pm

Martha Kanters selection by President Barak Obama to be the U.S. undersecretary of education is a truly deserved appointment. As a former Executive vice-president of the De Anza College student body (DASB)and De Anza College employee I became acutely aware of her desire for students to suceed in academics and student life. Her sincere open door policy was well known and admired by students.


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