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Four Women Who Are Leaving Their Posts as College Presidents

Four Women Who Are Leaving Their Posts as College Presidents

The four women who have left – or will be leaving their posts – as college presidents are Carol A. Moore at Columbia College in South Caroline, Terri L. Winfree at Praire State College in Chicago Heights, Illinois, Carolyn J. Stefanco of the College of St. Rose in Albany, New York, and Linda D. Rose at Santa Ana College in California.

Columbia College in South Carolina to Admit Men to Residential Programs for the First Time

Columbia College in South Carolina to Admit Men to Residential Programs for the First Time

Columbia College in Columbia, South Carolina has announced that for the first time in the school’s 166-year history, it will allow men to enroll as residential students. However, the college states that it hopes to offer two tracks, one for just women and one that will be co-educational.

Women's College in South Carolina Partners With a Nearby Technical College

Women’s College in South Carolina Partners With a Nearby Technical College

Columbia College, a liberal arts educational for women in South Carolina, recently entered into an agreement that will allow students who graduate with an associate’s degree at Midlands Technical College in West Columbia, South Carolina, to transfer to Columbia College to earn their bachelor’s degree.

Carol Moore to Lead Columbia College in South Carolina

Carol Moore to Lead Columbia College in South Carolina

Dr. Moore came to Columbia College last fall to serve as provost and executive vice president. She is the former president of Lyndon State College in Lyndonville, Vermont, and the former provost and vice president of academic affairs at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York.

Wesleyan College in Georgia Appoints Vivia Fowler as Its Next President

Wesleyan College in Georgia Appoints Vivia Fowler as Its Next President

Since 2007, Dr. Fowler has served as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Wesleyan College, the liberal arts educational institution for women in Macon, Georgia. Dr. Fowler is an ordained deacon in The United Methodist Church.

Columbia College President to Step Down in June

Columbia College President to Step Down in June

Elizabeth A. Dinndorf, the 18th president of Columbia College in South Carolina, has announced that she will step down at the end of the academic year. President Dinndorf has led the women’s college since 2011.

Women's College in South Carolina Cuts Tuition and Eliminates Academic Majors

Women’s College in South Carolina Cuts Tuition and Eliminates Academic Majors

Columbia College, the liberal arts educational institution for women in South Carolina, has announced that it is cutting its tuition from $28,900 to $19,500 in an attempt to attract more students. The college also plans to cut five “under-enrolled” academic programs and reduce staff in order to cut costs.

New Administrative Duties for 18 Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Duties for 18 Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

Five Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Colleges and Universities

Five Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Colleges and Universities

The new deans are Deborah Deas at the University of California, Riverside, Montserrat Fuentes at Virginia Commonwealth University, Kate Howard at the University of Southern Mississippi, Onye Ozuzu at Columbia College in Chicago, and Nancy Bauer at Tufts University in Massachusetts.

Kim Bonine to Lead the Lake of the Ozarks Campus of Columbia College

Kim Bonine to Lead the Lake of the Ozarks Campus of Columbia College

The Ozarks campus, in Osage Beach, Missouri, was established in 1990 and serves about 900 students annually in classroom and online education, offering degrees in nursing and teacher education certification.

Columbia College Names a New President

Columbia College Names a New President

The women’s college in South Carolina is affiliated with the Methodist Church.

Caroline Whitson to Leave Presidency of Columbia College

Caroline Whitson to Leave Presidency of Columbia College

She has been the president of the women’s college in Columbia, South Carolina, since 2001.

Key Appointments of Women in Academia

Key Appointments of Women in Academia

Kim Nugent was named president of the Houston Metro division of DeVry University. She was vice president of faculty development for Educational Management Corporation. Dr. Nugent is a graduate of the University of Houston. She holds a master’s degree in education from Capella University, an MBA from the University of St. Thomas, and an educational […]