Oakland University President, Gary Russi announces retirement

According to the University website: Oakland University President Gary D. Russi today announced his retirement effective August 1, 2013. The Board of Trustees will appoint Associate Vice President for Outreach Betty J. Youngblood, Ph.D., interim president at its next formal session. Russi will work together with Youngblood to ensure a smooth transition as a national search for a new president begins. "Dr. Russi has been a transformational leader for Oakland University. He has made a lasting … [Read more...]