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SU System Board approves merger of BR campus chancellor, system pres. role

Source: Brandon Shackelford/WAFB Source: Brandon Shackelford/WAFB
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Members of the Southern University System Board overwhelmingly voted to merge the roles of the Southern University Baton Rouge chancellor and Southern University system president.

All but three board members voted not to hire a national firm to search for the person to take on this new role.

The merged position will go into effect July 1.

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