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LEADING EDUCATOR NAMED TO CAMPBELL SOUP COMPANY BOARD

 LEADING EDUCATOR NAMED TO CAMPBELL SOUP COMPANY BOARD
 CAMDEN, N.J., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Campbell Soup Company


(NYSE: CPB) announced today the election of Donald M. Stewart, president of the College Board, to Campbell's board of directors, effective Feb. 1, 1992.
 Campbell President and Chief Executive Officer David W. Johnson cited Stewart's "many accomplishments in education and his extensive international experience" as key factors which led to his election to Campbell's board.
 "Increasingly, as our Company commits itself to achieving success around the globe in a variety of cultures, we need the invaluable insights and perspectives of a man like Donald Stewart on our Board."
 Since 1987, Dr. Stewart, 53, has been president of the College Board, a group of public and private institutions and associations of higher education, public and private secondary schools, school systems and associations serving secondary education. Among its many services the College Board administers the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, the Scholastic Aptitude Test, subject matter Achievement Test and Advanced Placement examinations.
 Before joining the College Board, Dr. Stewart served from 1976 to 1986 as the sixth president of Spelman College, the prominent 109-year- old historically black women's college in Atlanta. The Donald and Isabel Stewart Living and Learning Center on the Spelman campus was named in honor of Dr. Stewart and his wife, Isabel, who also is an educator.
 From 1970 to 1976 he held a number of faculty and administrative positions at the University of Pennsylvania. From 1962 to 1970 he was a staff member of the Overseas Development Division of the Ford Foundation, with postings in Lagos, Nigeria, Cairo, United Arab Republic and Tunisia, as well as the foundation's New York office, concluding as program officer in its Middle East-Africa Program.
 Dr. Stewart is a trustee or director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change; Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa; Teachers College, Columbia University; the Markle Foundation; the Committee for Economic Development, and United Way. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and former chairman of the National Advisory Committee on Accreditation and Institutional Eligibility of the U.S. Department of Education.
 He also served as trustee and board chairman of the Educational Testing Service, and as director and vice-chairman of the American Council on Education. He currently serves as a director of the New York Times Company and the Principal Financial Group (formerly Bankers Life) in Des Moines, Iowa. He is a member of the board of trustees of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Mayo Clinic and WNET-TV Ch. 13-Public Television, New York City.
 Dr. Stewart earned a B.A. at Grinnell College in 1959, with highest honors in political science. He received an M.A. in political science as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow at Yale University in 1962. At Harvard University, he earned Master of Public Administration and Doctor of Public Administration degrees at the John F. Kennedy School of Government in 1969 and 1975, respectively.
 In addition, he studied international law, organization and economics at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva from 1960 to 1962 and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration in the summer of 1983.
 Dr. Stewart is a native of Chicago. He and his wife have two sons.
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