The Troika

Henry Bowden, Chair, Board of Trustees
Judson Ward, Executive Vice President and Dean of the Faculties
Chancellor Goodrich C. White

  • Jointly apponted by the trustees to run the university during a search for a new president
  • University successfully challenges Georgia statute impeding Emory's enrollment of black students, and the first African American student enrolls; Bowden, along with law school dean Ben F. Johnson Jr., leads the integration effort