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Hendrix President Featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition

CONWAY, Ark. (June 30, 2014) – Hendrix College President Bill Tsutsui was featured on National Public Radio’s Weekend Edition on Sunday.

In the story “How ‘Professor Godzilla’ Learned to Roar” by Doualy Xaykaothao, Tsutsui discusses his passion for Godzilla and his plan for an inflatable monster on campus for his inauguration next spring. Tsutsui’s wife Dr. Marjorie Swann and Paul Dunscomb, a former student, are also interviewed.

The full program is available here.

Earlier this month, Tsutsui was interviewed by Arkansas Democrat-Gazette River Valley & Ozark Edition reporter Tammy Keith for this story.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit