University Presidents - Higher Education

Serrata’s Rise to Presidency a Positive Change in Plans

by Catherine Morris | October 2, 2017
He would have been content pursuing his vocation as a student affairs and enrollment manager in [...] Read more

University of Jamestown Names First Female President

by Associated Press |
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — The University of Jamestown has named a new president, and its first female [...] Read more

Ivy Tech Community College President Receives $1M Retirement Payout

by Associated Press |
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The former president of an Indiana community college has received a more t [...] Read more

Fresno State President Takes Pride in Identifying With Students

by Catherine Morris | September 28, 2017
Like many of the students he currently serves at Fresno State, President Joseph I. Castro was t [...] Read more

10 Teachers Seek No-confidence Vote on Doane University President

by Associated Press |
LINCOLN, Neb. — Ten faculty members have called for a no-confidence vote in the leadership of [...] Read more

U. of Louisville Places Rick Pitino, AD on Administrative Leave

by Gary B. Graves, Associated Press | September 27, 2017
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Rick Pitino couldn’t survive another scandal, as an angry interim Univers [...] Read more

Chancellor Asks for Probe on Pressure Over Gubernatorial Primary

by Dave Kolpack, Associated Press | September 26, 2017
FARGO, N.D. — The chancellor of the North Dakota University System on Monday called for the s [...] Read more

Washington State President Declines to Punish College Republicans

by Associated Press | September 25, 2017
PULLMAN, Wash. — The president of Washington State University is declining to withdraw offici [...] Read more

Regents Detail Secret Harreld Meetings During U. of Iowa Search

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press |
IOWA CITY, Iowa — A majority of University of Iowa governing board members have described und [...] Read more

Accessibility Is Hallmark of Vargas Presidency

by Joseph Hong | September 21, 2017
Dr. Carlos Vargas-Aburto, president of Southeast Missouri State University and a new citizen, b [...] Read more

UNC Students Protesting Silent Sam Launch Economic Boycott

by Associated Press | September 20, 2017
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Student organizers seeking the removal of a Confederate soldier statue at [...] Read more

Professor Who Tweeted About ‘Future Dead Cops’ is Digging In

by Associated Press |
NEW YORK — A professor who tweeted about teaching “future dead cops” at a college of crim [...] Read more

University of Alaska President Vows to Give Back His Bonus

by Associated Press |
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen has pledged to donate his $50, [...] Read more

Attack on Black Cornell University Student Under Investigation

by Associated Press | September 19, 2017
ITHACA, N.Y. — Cornell University plans to form a task force to address what its president ca [...] Read more

University Head Ousted for ‘Lack of Leadership’ During Irma

by Associated Press |
PETERSBURG, Fla. — As the University of South Florida’s St. Petersburg campus was preparing [...] Read more