Colby College named University of Chicago Executive Vice President David Greene to be the 20th president of the 200-year-old private liberal arts college, effective July 1. He will succeed William Adams, who has been Colby’s president since 2000. Greene previously served in planning roles at Brown University and Smith College.
Manchester Community College appointed Sandra Palmer as the interim dean of academic affairs. Previously, she was dean of academic affairs at Naugatuck Valley Community College.
Springfield College named Richard J. Wood the director of its Center for Wellness Education and Research.