New Chancellor to be named in the next few days

Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale Campus is set to find out who will be named as the new Chancellor in the next few days. Finalists Susan Ford, an acting Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic affairs at SIU, and Sabah Randhawa, an Executive Vice President and Provost at Oregon State University each provided their visions for the future of SIU in separate meetings with the University Board of Trustees yesterday. University Communications Officer Rae Goldsmith says that a final decision will be made by the end of the week.