You are here

People Watch

University Business, Oct 2011
Robert Gates

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has been named the 24th chancellor of the College of William & Mary (Va.), effective February 2012. He led the defense department under President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama before retiring this summer.  … Having served in the Texas Senate and Texas House of Representatives, as Texas Railroad Commissioner, and as Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, John Sharp can add chancellor of The Texas A&M University System to his list of public service positions, effective September 6. …  Mary Beth Hanner has been named provost and chief academic officer at Excelsior College (N.Y.), and Dean of Assessment Patrick Jones has been promoted to the position of vice provost. … Lee H. Melvin has been associate vice provost for enrollment at Cornell since September 15.

You Still Have Time to Register for UBTech!

Join UBTech on June 12-14 in Orlando for “the Biggest Week in Campus AV & IT” which includes a fee pass to the InfoComm exhibit hall.

Register now for access to nationwide networking, new higher ed solutions, and sessions focused on active classroom, cybersecurity, and AV and IT strategy and implementation.

Register now>>