The Cornell Board of Trustees will hold a special session on campus today and, following the session, make a “special announcement” to the community.
The University’s leadership will make this announcement at a press conference from noon to 12:30 in Myron Taylor Hall. Local and out-of-town media members journalists were invited to attend the conference in person and remotely.
Cornell held an identical event — which started at noon and was held in the same place — on Sept. 30, 2014. At this event, late President Elizabeth Garrett was announced the 13th and first female president of Cornell.
This “special announcement” comes approximately half a year after the presidential search committee was formed and began seeking input from the Cornell community. Cornell Trustee Jan Rock Zubrow ’77 heads the committee.
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