UM: Presidency

The Detroit Free Press looks as the tenure and accomplishments of University of Michigan president Mary Sue Coleman, who was appointed to the position 10 years ago. [Source] A separate article talks to several UM regents about plans for selecting Coleman’s successor when her current contract expires on July 31, 2014. The report quotes board chair Larry Deitch: “It is important to ‘never say never.’ However, I am highly doubtful she will stay beyond (her contract). I believe she is ready for new opportunities and challenges – both personal and professional.” [Source]