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Penn State Names Eric J. Barron President, Effective May 12

Eric J. Barron

The 18th president of Penn State has been named by the University's Board of Trustees. Eric J. Barron, a former dean at Penn State and current leader of Florida State University, begins as Penn State's next president on May 12, 2014. Read more >

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