March 13, 2001

Barkemeyer '03 Wins Student Trustee Race

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With great anticipation but little fanfare, Prof. William E. Fry, faculty trustee and chair of the Trustee Nominating Committee announced the close of the final student election yesterday at a 3 p.m. press conference.

“Leslie is the winner of the trustee candidate race,” Fry said, referring to Leslie Barkemeyer ’03, one of five candidates vying for a seat on the Board of Trustees during elections that were held over two days last week.

Barkemeyer beamed as she told how she was notified about her victory. She checked her e-mail at 11 a.m. in Uris Library yesterday to find a message saying she had won.

“It was hard because you’re in a library and