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Steve Robinson photo
Courtesy photo

Officials at Lansing Community College have chosen the school’s next president. Steve Robinson is currently the president of Owens Community College in Perrysburg, Ohio, where he has served since 2018.


MSU Names New Provost

Apr 27, 2020
Teresa Sullivan photo
Courtesy photo / Northwestern University

Michigan State University has named Dr. Teresa K. Woodruff of Northwestern University as MSU’s next provost and executive vice president for academic affairs.


Teresa Sullivan
Joe Dandron / WKAR-MSU

The search for a new provost at Michigan State University continues despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The provost is the university’s top academic officer.

Lansing Community College
WKAR File Photo

Under an agreement signed this week, community college students in Michigan will be able to transfer more credits to 25 universities and colleges in the state.


A 15-member presidential search committee has been appointed at Lansing Community College.


Brent Knight photo
WKAR file photo

The search for a new Lansing Community College president will take a step forward on Thursday, when a pair of campus forums will be held.


MSU President Stanley in WKAR Radio Studio
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Classes begin this week at Michigan State University, just a few weeks after the arrival of MSU’s new president. Dr. Samuel Stanley Jr. talks with WKAR's Scott Pohl about a variety of subjects, including his observation of the Larry Nassar scandal from his previous job at Stony Brook University, why he wanted to come to East Lansing, big time college athletics, and more.


Brent Knight photo
Courtesy photo / Lansing Community College

Lansing Community College’s search for a new President begins today. Brent Knight announced last week that he would retire in 2020.

Nikkita Ngalande
MSU Today

A Michigan State University Honors College senior from Zambia has been named a Rhodes Scholar. Nikkita Ngalande is an actuarial science major in the MSU College of Natural Science.

Clara Lepard photo
Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU

One of the Rhodes Scholars named over the weekend is a recent Michigan State University graduate. The selection committee chooses 32 Scholars every year, and Clara Lepard is now just the 18th Rhodes Scholar in MSU history.


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