"The University of Richmond has elected Kevin F. Hallock as its next president, completing a search that begin six months ago when Ronald Crutcher announced his intention to step down. Hallock will join the faculty in the fall from Cornell University, where he currently serves as dean of the business college. He will serve as a professor of economics before transitioning into leadership. Hallock will be Richmond's 11th president," reports the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
The State Council of Higher Education (SCHEV) and Dominion Energy honored 12 recipients of the 2021 Outstanding Faculty Awards in a virtual ceremony earlier this week that included comments from Governor Ralph Northam. Since 1987, these awards have recognized faculty at Virginia’s institutions of higher learning who exemplify the highest standards of teaching, scholarship and service.
"William Harvey plans to retire in 2022. Proud Hampton grad Allison Seymour reflects on his impact...His more than four decades of leadership at Hampton stands among the longest tenures of a sitting president of any college or university in the United States. While his charismatic leadership has resulted in tremendous growth and success for the university, Dr. Harvey says the time has come for him to step down," reports 13 News Now.