A New Chapter in Binghamton University History Begins

Harvey G. Stenger Jr., 7th president of Binghamton University,

The State University of New York Board of Trustees today appointed, upon the recommendation of Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher, Harvey G. Stenger Jr. as the seventh president of Binghamton University, effective Jan. 1, 2012. Stenger has been interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University at Buffalo since April 2011.

“Dr. Stenger brings remarkable experience as both and educator and a leader to Binghamton University and the Board is extremely proud to be appointing him to the post,” Board Chairman H. Carl McCall said. “I congratulate Chancellor Zimpher and the search committee for this very promising conclusion; I thank President Magrath for his dedicated service to the campus; and I look forward to working with Dr. Stenger as we move Binghamton University even further into the national spotlight.”

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