The next president of Michigan State University said healing is underway on campus following the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, but he knows adequately addressing the fallout will be a critical part of his job.
On August first, a new era of leadership is scheduled to begin at Michigan State University. Samuel Stanley Jr., M.D. is the Board of Trustees choice for the next president. WKAR’s Reginald Hardwick talked with WSHU news Director Terry Sheridan about Stanley's leadership in New York.
WKAR's Reginald Hardwick talks with WSHU News Director Terry Sheridan about Samuel Stanley, Jr., M.D.'s history at Stony Brook university.
Dr. Samuel Stanley Jr., a medical researcher who has led Stony Brook University in New York for nearly a decade, was named Tuesday as the next president of Michigan State University in the wake of the most extensive sexual abuse scandal in sports history.
Michigan State University's Board of Trustees unanimously voted to name Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., M.D. the 21st president of MSU during a special meeting on Tuesday morning. His term begins August 1, 2019.
Samuel Stanley Jr. addresses the MSU community after being elected president at Tuesday's board of trustees meeting.