College, Inc.: college presidents


Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 02/24/2012

Coppin State president hit with no-confidence vote

Faculty at Coppin State University, a Baltimore institution whose low graduation rate was the subject of a recent Post article, have taken a vote of no confidence in President Reginald Avery.

By Daniel de Vise  |  01:03 PM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Administration, Labor | Tags:  Coppin State University, college presidents

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 04/27/2011

UDC spent nearly $500,000 on Sessoms’s residence

Much of the money went to repairing a retaining wall and fixing water damage from a significant roof leak, according to university officials. President Allen Sessoms lives there but doesn’t own the property.

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:33 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Administration, Facilities | Tags:  University of the District of Columbia, college presidents

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 03/14/2011

Do other college presidents fly first class?

Do other college presidents besides the University of the District of Columbia’s Sessoms fly first class?

By Daniel de Vise  |  12:56 PM ET, 03/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college finance, college presidents, University of the District of Columbia

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 01/18/2011

U-Md. provost named president of Stevens Institute

Nariman Farvardin, provost of the University of Maryland's flagship campus in College Park, was named president of Stevens Institute of Technology today. Farvardin, 55, is second in command and chief academic officer at College Park, a campus of 37,000 students...

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:31 AM ET, 01/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Administration | Tags:  Stevens Institute president, UMD Farvardin, UMD provost Stevens Institute, college presidents