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Millikin names interim president

Published: Thursday, April 11, 2013 10:06 a.m. CDT

(MCT) — DECATUR - Dixon native Patrick White will serve Millikin University as its interim president for 12 to 18 months, beginning July 1.

The university’s board of trustees on Wednesday announced their selection of White, who is in his seventh year as president of Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Ind.

White will take over for interim President Rich Dunsworth while the trustees seek to hire a replacement former President Harold Jeffcoat, who retired in late January.

Dunsworth will be leaving to become president July 1 of the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, Ark.

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