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10 years with Crain

10 years with Crain

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2019

On Feb. 17, 2009, the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System appointed Dr. John Crain as the president of the university. Serving at the university for a total of 32 years, Crain started as a faculty member for the College of Business, later becoming the department head. While s...

A day in the life of Dr. John L. Crain

A day in the life of Dr. John L. Crain

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018

President of the university Dr. John L. Crain strives to ensure a good experience for students as the university’s ambassador. The responsibilities of the president include overseeing various departments on campus, fundraising, advocating on behalf of the university, bridging the university management...

Crain’s presidential details

Crain’s presidential details

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018

The highest position someone can hold at the university is the position of president. It seems like a president is mostly in charge of looking over everyone else and having the final say in a decision. So, what does the university president, Dr. John Crain, actually do? All of the president’s...