Contrary to statements by local media, Provost Jeff Vitter was not asked to resign, Loftin said.Vision 1920 never really believed he was asked.
"He came to the conclusion that because of the leadership change that happened here it was really appropriate for him to go back to the faculty again," he said. "We met several times my first week here, for lengthy periods, to work on issues and ultimately he made the decision not to continue as provost."
Monday, August 31, 2009
President Loftin corrects the record
President Loftin looks back on the summer in an interview with the Batt, and uses the opportunity to set the record straight: