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Presidential Search

Community Engagement

The committee has established an email account where interested constituents can share recommendations, and ideas, and other thoughts about the University and about the search: Regular communications about its work will be published both online and offline. Committee members will also hold “town hall”-style meetings on campus over the balance of this calendar year. “We look forward to receiving broad input at all stages of the process as we move forward with God’s grace and guidance,” said Owen R. Youngman, committee chair.

The search committee also has established a Facebook page, which can be found at You’re encouraged to “like” it in order to be informed of updates that appear there.



JUNE 30 UPDATE: The committee has created an online survey where interested members of the North Park constituency can share their opinions and reflections on the search and on the university’s strengths and challenges. It will be available at through July 31, 2017, and results will be published here in late August.