Leadership & Governance

The Mount St. Mary’s Presidency Was a Corporate Test Case. It Failed Miserably.

March 02, 2016 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

Simon Newman’s "drown the bunnies" comment triggered the crisis that led to his resignation as the college’s president. But it was his temperament as a hard-nosed private-equity executive that may well have doomed his tenure from the start.

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