Posts tagged: Appointments - Diverse

Accreditor of For-profit Colleges Loses Appeal to Stay Alive

by Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press | December 12, 2016
WASHINGTON — Federal education officials are standing by their decision to cut ties with the [...] Read more

Duke Names University of Pennsylvania Provost as Next President

by Associated Press | December 4, 2016
DURHAM, N.C. — The University of Pennsylvania’s chief academic officer will take the helm o [...] Read more

Guiyou Huang Named LSU-Alexandria Chancellor

by Associated Press | November 22, 2016
BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana State University-Alexandria has a new chancellor. LSU President [...] Read more

Haslam Names Boards for Tennessee State, University of Memphis

| October 12, 2016
MEMPHIS, Tenn. ― Gov. Bill Haslam named former University of Memphis interim president Brad M [...] Read more

Temple University Makes Acting President Permanent

by Associated Press |
PHILADELPHIA ― Temple University’s acting president is staying on as the head of the school [...] Read more

Judge Permanently Blocks Governor’s Order Abolishing University of Louisville Board

by Adam Beam, Associated Press | September 28, 2016
FRANKFORT, Ky. ― A Kentucky judge has blocked efforts by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to replac [...] Read more

President Obama Nominates Howard University Chair to National Council

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 21, 2016
President Obama has nominated Dr. Dana A. Williams, chair of the Department of English at Howar [...] Read more

University of Illinois Names Robert J. Jones of SUNY-Albany as Chancellor

by Jamal Eric Watson | July 19, 2016
Dr. Robert J. Jones, the president of the State University of New York at Albany has been selec [...] Read more

Eloy Oakley Named Chancellor of California Community Colleges System

by Jamal E. Mazyck | July 18, 2016
Eloy Oakley becomes the first Latino to lead the California Community Colleges, the nation’s [...] Read more

University of Akron Announces Interim President

by Associated Press | July 12, 2016
AKRON, Ohio ― The University of Akron has announced its interim president. The university’s [...] Read more

Professors’ Group Votes to Sanction University of Iowa

by Associated Press | June 19, 2016
IOWA CITY, Iowa ― A national group of professors has voted unanimously to sanction the Univer [...] Read more

CUNY’s Frank Sanchez Named President of Rhode Island College

by Associated Press | May 12, 2016
WARWICK, R.I. ― Rhode Island College has a new president. Frank Sanchez, vice chancellor for [...] Read more

Regents Approve Early Retirement for Embattled Chancellor

LAS VEGAS ― Nevada higher education regents approved an early retirement deal Thursday for Ch [...] Read more


| May 4, 2016
JUAN ARMANDO ROJAS JOO has been appointed associate dean for diversity and inclusion at Ohio We [...] Read more


JAYATI GHOSH has been appointed dean of the School of Business Administration and a professor o [...] Read more