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Presidential finalists announced

September 2, 2009
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Board of Trustees Chair Benjamin Soukup announced four finalists for the University’s tenth president at a September 2 town hall held in the Kellogg Conference Hotel’s Swindells Auditorium.

The finalists, selected by the Presidential Search Advisory Committee (PSAC), are: Dr. T. Alan Hurwitz, president, National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) and vice president/dean of Rochester Institute of Technology for NTID; Dr. Ronald J. Stern, superintendent/chief executive officer, New Mexico School for the Deaf; Dr. Roslyn Rosen, director, National Center on Deafness at California State University, Northridge; and Dr. Stephen F. Weiner, provost, Gallaudet University.

Biographies for each candidate and details of their campus visits and presentations can be found at the PSAC website,

Questions and comments regarding the search process can be sent to

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