Randy Dunn http://wkms.org en Dunn Begins Tenure as SIU President http://wkms.org/post/dunn-begins-tenure-siu-president Southern Illinois University President Randy Dunn greeted students, faculty, and staff during visits to Edwardsville and Carbondale Thursday.<p> Thu, 01 May 2014 21:39:17 +0000 Jennifer Fuller 40276 at http://wkms.org Dunn Begins Tenure as SIU President SIU Board Tables Tuition Increase; Dunn Starts May 1 http://wkms.org/post/siu-board-tables-tuition-increase-dunn-starts-may-1 SIU's President is retiring sooner than expected. Glenn Poshard will step aside at the end of this month. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:59:55 +0000 Jennifer Fuller 39955 at http://wkms.org SIU Board Tables Tuition Increase; Dunn Starts May 1 Dunn to Leave YSU March 21 http://wkms.org/post/dunn-leave-ysu-march-21 <p></p><p>Randy Dunn will vacate the presidency of Youngstown State University on&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_1478995309" tabindex="0">Friday, March 21</span>, and then will have 30 days to move out of the Pollock House presidential residence, according to an agreement unanimously approved by the YSU Board of Trustees&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_1478995310" tabindex="0">on Wednesday</span>. Dunn is leaving to become Southern Illinois University's next president.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 01:20:22 +0000 Chad Lampe & Youngstown State University Media Relations 39078 at http://wkms.org Dunn to Leave YSU March 21 Randy Dunn Officially Named New SIU President http://wkms.org/post/randy-dunn-officially-named-new-siu-president <p>UPDATE:&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Southern Illinois University’s next president is Randy Dunn. </span></p><p><a href="http://news.wsiu.org/post/siu-names-randy-dunn-president">According to&nbsp;WSIU</a>, Trustees made the announcement today at the&nbsp;SIU&nbsp;Edwardsville&nbsp;campus.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Board Chairman </span>Randal<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Thomas says he doesn’t expect big changes from Dunn right away, but expects he’ll leave his mark sooner rather than later.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:47:05 +0000 WSIU and WKMS 38728 at http://wkms.org Randy Dunn Officially Named New SIU President MSU President Randy Dunn's Exit Interview: Board Relationships, Future of MSU and Ready for YSU http://wkms.org/post/msu-president-randy-dunns-exit-interview-board-relationships-future-msu-and-ready-ysu <p></p><p style="line-height:200%">Outgoing Murray State University President Randy Dunn said this week the controversial decision not to renew his contract was the result of a difference in philosophy between him and Board Chairman Constantine Curris. Dunn's last day as MSU President is July 8th.</p><p style="line-height:200%">The MSU Board of Regents voted against renewing Dunn’s contract 7-4 in a surprise move during a regularly-scheduled meeting in March. The vote came after a social gathering at which a quorum of regents was present. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 21:16:56 +0000 Chad Lampe & Austin Ramsey 32532 at http://wkms.org MSU President Randy Dunn's Exit Interview: Board Relationships, Future of MSU and Ready for YSU MSU's Presidential Search Committee Plans to Use National Search Firm http://wkms.org/post/msus-presidential-search-committee-plans-use-national-search-firm <p>Murray State’s Presidential Search Committee plans to hire a search firm to find the university’s next president.&nbsp; The committee held its first meeting today. Murray State is looking for a president after its Board of Regents voted against extending a new contract to current president, Randy Dunn. Dunn’s contract expires in June 2014, but he is expected to leave in July to take the helm of Youngstown State University in Ohio.</p><p>MSU Foundation Director Tim Miller will act as an interim&nbsp; during the search for a permanent president. Fri, 07 Jun 2013 20:45:40 +0000 Chad Lampe 31927 at http://wkms.org MSU's Presidential Search Committee Plans to Use National Search Firm MSU Board of Regents Approves Dr. Tim Miller as Interim President http://wkms.org/post/msu-board-regents-approves-dr-tim-miller-interim-president <P>The MSU Board of Regents approved unanimously this morning the appointment of Dr. Tim Miller as MSU's interim president at&nbsp; a fiscal year salary of little more than&nbsp; $266,000.&nbsp; Miller assumes the post on the resignation date of current President Dr. Randy Dunn. Fri, 07 Jun 2013 14:48:03 +0000 John Walker 31919 at http://wkms.org MSU Board of Regents Approves Dr. Tim Miller as Interim President MSU's Dunn Selected to be Youngstown State's Next President http://wkms.org/post/msus-dunn-selected-be-youngstown-states-next-president <p>Murray State President Randy Dunn has been selected to be Youngstown State University's next president. The Youngstown State Board of Trustees authorized board Chair Sudershan Garg and Vice Chair John Jakubek to negotiate and execute an employment contract with Dunn. Garg emphasized that the appointment is not final until contract terms can be reached.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 22:30:05 +0000 Chad Lampe 31616 at http://wkms.org MSU's Dunn Selected to be Youngstown State's Next President MSU Board of Regents Vote Again Against New Contract for Dunn http://wkms.org/post/msu-board-regents-vote-again-against-new-contract-dunn <p>Murray State University’s Board of Regents Chairman Constantine Curris will begin the work of forming a search committee for a new MSU president in the coming weeks. The board voted Friday morning for a second time, 7 to 4, against extending President Randy Dunn a new contract. The second vote came after <a href="http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-attorney-general-opinion-msu-board-regents-violated-ky-open-meetings-law">Kentucky’s Attorney General declared</a> an illegal meeting occurred at social gathering for a majority of regents the night before the board’s first vote.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 14:18:49 +0000 Chad Lampe 31600 at http://wkms.org MSU Board of Regents Vote Again Against New Contract for Dunn MSU Board of Regents Meeting; Possible Revote on Dunn's Contract & Closed Session Planned http://wkms.org/post/msu-board-regents-meeting-possible-revote-dunns-contract-closed-session-planned <p>Murray State University’s Board of Regents Chairman wants to vote again on President Randy Dunn’s contract on Friday. Board Chairman Constantine Curris released a statement Wednesday asking the board to vote again to reinforce the board’s responsibility to act in an open and transparent manner.</p><p>The board first voted against extending Dunn a new contract on March 15<sup>th</sup> following a social gathering at a regent’s home. The Kentucky Attorney General has since deemed the gathering, where a quorum was present and university business was discussed, an illegal board meeting. Wed, 08 May 2013 21:35:05 +0000 Chad Lampe 31571 at http://wkms.org MSU Board of Regents Meeting; Possible Revote on Dunn's Contract & Closed Session Planned