… in the Minneapolis Star Tribune notes that the most charitable description of what’s been going on at the clubby University of Minnesota medical school would be “bizarre.”
Friday, November 12, 2010
A new horseman in town
Sole Finalist for
University of Minnesota
From the Strib:
U names New York provost as only presidential finalist
Eric Kaler, provost at Stony Brook University in New York, was announced Friday morning as the choice of the U's regents.
Some Twitter reactions:
@tomscheck Why does the U have such a a problem with transparency? Will the media sue again to get the list of almost "finalists?"
andrewwagner Andrew Wagner
Disappointed at lack of transparency in #UMN prez search. Finalists/multiple candidates worthless when you give final interview to ONE.
@mndailynews Where is the transparency in only naming one finalists for #umn prez? Aren't they violating the spirit of the court decision?
AdamDanielsUSA Adam Danielsregent johnson is ready to "march up the hill with this person." voiced concern over only having one candidate, possible criticisms.
MPRAFriedrich Alex Friedrich
Johnson sees criticism of forwarding only one candidate as finalist.
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