Leadership & Governance

How Mount St. Mary’s Chose Simon Newman as Its President

The Mountain Echo

The controversial retention measures of Simon Newman, president of Mount St. Mary’s U., in Emmitsburg, Md., and how he described them, have brought the Roman Catholic college unwanted attention.
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When Simon P. Newman was interviewing for the presidency of Mount St. Mary’s University, he promised to bring the small Catholic institution in rural Maryland national exposure. Now he and the board are probably just wishing that would all go away.


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