Comings and Goings …
Andrew H. Card, former White House chief of staff and acting dean of the George H.W. Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University, was named the fifth president of Franklin Pierce University, effective in January 2015.
Donald E. Williams Jr., outgoing Democratic leader of the Connecticut Senate, was named the Connecticut Education Association’s deputy director of professional policy, practice, research and reform, effective in January 2015.
Towson University Honors College dean and philosophy professor Joseph P. McGinn was appointed provost and vice president of academic affairs at the University of Maine at Farmington, effective July 1.