New President Officially Installed At Lethbridge College
LETHBRIDGE: The 8th President and CEO of Lethbridge College assumed her role on February
4th but, was not officially installed until an ceremony on Thursday afternoon.
The robing event included an oath of office and presentation of a medallion created
specifically for Dr. Paula Burns. Lethbridge College is the country's first public
community college and took advantage of the opportunity to feature its
relationship with the city and the regional First Nations community.
Dr. Burns spent more than 10 years in post secondary leadership
positions and her last position was Provost and Vice President Academics at NAIT
Former College President, Dr. Tracy Edwards announced her
resignation last April. A seven month international search then began to
find her replacement. In mid November of 2012, it was announced that Dr. Burns
had been selected to fill the position.
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 12/12/2013 4:14:37 PM
Source: Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter) -- Country 95 News / Photo courtesy of Lethbridge College