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Search Committee Selects 11th President of Hendrix

William Tsutsui

Dr. William M. Tsutsui will become the 11th President of Hendrix College beginning June 2014. He comes to Hendrix from Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, the largest of seven colleges and schools at Southern Methodist University, where he has served as Dean and Professor of History.

“Today, despite the challenges faced by all liberal arts colleges, Hendrix holds an enviable position. Your Hendrix Odyssey has clearly energized the campus and provided focus, identity, and national profile in a crowded academic marketplace. I firmly believe that Hendrix is well prepared for the challenges ahead and I look forward to working with the trustees, faculty, staff, and students to make a real contribution to Hendrix’s future.”

Watch the video below and read the full news release to learn more about our new President.