A change in leadership at Penn State University. Dr. Eric Barron becomes the school’s 18th President replacing former President Rodney Erickson, who is retiring. Barron was most recently the President of Florida State University. Before that, he spent 20 years working at Penn State including five years as the Dean of the College of Earth and Mineral Science.
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