The Board of Trustees of Bryan College announced that Douglas F. Mann, who currently serves as vice president for academics and provost, will become the Tennessee college’s next president in July 2020. He will take office upon the retirement of Stephen Livesay. Read more.
In other people news:
The interim chancellor of East Carolina University is on leave after pictures and videos allegedly show him drinking alcohol with college-aged young adults at a Greenville, North Carolina, bar. Read more.
Oprah Winfrey stunned a predominantly female audience in Charlotte, North Carolina, by announcing she would donate $1.15 million to help minority students attend and succeed in college in the state. Read more.