Kenyon College President Nugent to Step Down After Decade

Kenyon College President S. Georgia Nugent will step down at the end of the 2012-2013 academic year after a decade in office.

Kenyon expects to name a new president by June, according to a statement today from the Gambier, Ohio-based liberal arts school.

During Nugent’s tenure, Kenyon attracted a more diverse and international student body and raised more than $60 million in endowed financial aid, according to the statement. Nugent, 62, came to Kenyon in 2003 from Princeton University.

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