Minnesota State Provost Named President Of Winona State University

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Friday, May 18, 2012

Winona State University has a new president.

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees on Wednesday appointed Scott R. Olson as Winona State's 15th president.

Olson is currently the provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at Minnesota State, Mankato. He also served as MnSCU's (MINN'-skewz) interim vice chancellor for academic and student affairs.

Olson succeeds Judith Ramaley (ruh-MAY'-lee), who is stepping down after seven years as Winona State president.

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