PicoFeed The Chronicle of Higher Education | Gazette https://www.chronicle.com/section/Gazette/886/ 2018-09-18T22:17:10-04:00 The Chronicle of Higher Education Transitions: New President at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Purdue U. Names New Communications Chief https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-New-President-at/244507 2018-09-13T17:42:00-04:00 Tavarez Holston took the helm at Georgia Piedmont this week. Dan Hasler was at the Purdue Research Foundation before taking Purdue University's top communications role. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Seminary Chooses Its First African-American President, Skidmore College Selects New Treasurer https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Seminary-Chooses/244451 2018-09-06T16:35:00-04:00 The Rev. Alton B. Pollard III, of Howard University, will lead Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Donna Ng will take the chief financial role at Skidmore. And Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: New Chief at Pacific Northwest U. of Health Sciences, CUNY Graduate Center President to Lead Smithsonian Galleries https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-New-Chief-at/244406 2018-08-30T17:37:00-04:00 Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences' new chief comes from the University of South Dakota. Chase F. Robinson, of CUNY, will become director of two galleries in Washington, D.C.  Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Texas A&M U. at Commerce Selects New Leader, NEH Names 2018 Public Scholars https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Texas-A-M-U-at/244345 2018-08-23T17:49:00-04:00 Mark J. Rudin, coming from Boise State University, will succeed Ray M. Keck III at the Texas A&M campus. Fifteen of the 22 National Endowment for the Humanities Public Scholars this year come from higher education. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Albany State U. Makes Interim President Permanent, Harvard Graduate School of Education Names First Black Female Dean https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Albany-State-U/244289 2018-08-16T17:45:00-04:00 Marion Fedrick took over the interim role at Albany State in January when Art Dunning retired. Bridget Terry Long started as Harvard's graduate-education-school dean on July 1. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: CUNY Campus Selects New President, U. of Virginia Names Stanford's Law Dean as Provost https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-CUNY-Campus/244227 2018-08-09T17:47:00-04:00 Claudia V. Schrader, CUNY Kingsborough Community College's new chief executive, comes from another campus in the system. University of Virginia's new provost will start next year. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: New President Starts at Los Angeles Southwest College, Cornell U. Names Its First Female Architecture Dean https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-New-President/244131 2018-08-02T19:42:00-04:00 Seher Awan was a vice president at San Diego City College before taking over at Los Angeles Southwest College. Cornell's next dean, J. Meejin Yoon, is head of architecture at MIT. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: U. of Maryland-Eastern Shore Names New President, Leaders of U. of Colorado and Nebraska Wesleyan U. Will Retire https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-U-of/244046 2018-07-26T18:04:00-04:00 Heidi M. Anderson will become president of University of Maryland-Eastern Shore in the fall. Two university chief executives plan to retire next year, after more than a decade. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: U. of Minnesota President Will Step Down Next Year, Kentucky Community and Technical College System Selects New Leader https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-U-of-Minnesota/243969 2018-07-19T17:30:00-04:00 Kristin Williams will become chancellor of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. Eric Kaler will step down after eight years of leading University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: First Laywoman to Lead Loyola U. New Orleans, President of Roger Williams U. Dies at 75 https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-First-Laywoman-to/243908 2018-07-12T16:34:00-04:00 Tania Tetlow will become president of Loyola University New Orleans. Roger Williams University's leader dies one year before planned retirement. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Los Angeles City College Makes Interim President Permanent, 4 Universities Name New Provosts https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Los-Angeles-City/243854 2018-07-05T18:01:00-04:00 Mary Gallagher will lead Los Angeles City College. Western Kentucky University chose a liberal-arts dean as provost. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: North Central Michigan College Selects New Chief, Lesley U. President Will Step Down https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-North-Central/243781 2018-06-28T16:45:00-04:00 David Roland Finley, from Lake Superior State University, will lead North Central Michigan College. The McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience recognized six young scientists. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: New Presidents Selected for Ottawa U., U. of Nevada at Las Vegas, and Delaware State U. https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-New-Presidents/243730 2018-06-21T19:00:00-04:00 Reggies Wenyika, president of Southwestern Christian University, will lead Ottawa University, in Kansas. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: UNC-Asheville Selects New Chancellor, Harvard President Wins Kluge Prize https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-UNC-Asheville/243671 2018-06-14T17:16:00-04:00 Nancy J. Cable, president of the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, will become chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Asheville. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: U. of Alaska at Anchorage Chooses New Chancellor, Smith College's First Female President Dies at 83 https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-U-of-Alaska-at/243611 2018-06-07T19:22:00-04:00 Cathy Sandeen, chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Colleges and the University of Wisconsin-Extension, will lead the Anchorage campus. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Missouri State Campus Selects Its First Female Chancellor, U. of Southern California President Resigns https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Missouri-State/243543 2018-05-31T15:03:00-04:00 Shirley Lawler, former provost at Ozarks Technical Community College, will lead Missouri State University at West Plains. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Franklin & Marshall Chooses Its Next Leader, Longtime U. of Texas at El Paso President Will Retire https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Franklin-/243502 2018-05-24T18:40:00-04:00 Franklin & Marshall College named Bucknell University's provost as its new chief. Diana Natalicio will wind down her career after 30 years at the helm in El Paso. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: New President for Pierce College, Oklahoma City U. Chooses Law Dean https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-New-President-for/243440 2018-05-18T04:30:00-04:00 Darrell L. Cain is moving from Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana at Indianapolis to lead Pierce College at Puyallup. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: An Arts College Hires a New Leader, Carnegie Fellows Are Named https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-An-Arts-College/243331 2018-05-04T04:30:14-04:00 Jean G. Dahlgren will lead Delaware College of Art and Design; the Carnegie Corporation of New York named 31 Andrew Carnegie Fellows. Compiled by Julia Piper Transitions: Academic-Affairs Chief Will Lead a Florida College, Princeton Arts Center Appoints a Chair https://www.chronicle.com/article/Transitions-Academic-Affairs/243254 2018-04-27T04:22:02-04:00 Georgia Lorenz will lead Seminole State College; Tracy K. Smith will become chair of the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University. Compiled by Julia Piper