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Paul Gore named newest provost at Bellarmine University following retirement of Carole Pfeffer

Bellarmine University’s president, Dr. Susan M. Donovan, has selected Dr. Paul Gore as the university’s next vice president for academic affairs and provost. Gore, currently dean of Xavier University’s College of Professional Sciences and a professor of psychology, will begin his new duties at Bellarmine on July 1. Donovan noted that Gore’s experience aligns closely with Bellarmine’s...

Commentary: Bevin right about the need for engineers, but liberal arts degrees important, too

Let’s just say Gov. Matt Bevin got it half right. The first-term Republican governor maintains that colleges and universities in his state need to produce more students with high-demand degrees, such as electrical engineering, and he proposes incentives to students who pursue those careers. Kentucky, West Virginia and Ohio all face a shortage of workers trained in many technical areas, and it...