- The University of Virginia's Board of Visitors named Carl P. Zeithaml, dean of the university's McIntire School of Commerce, as interim dean Tuesday.
- Teresa A. Sullivan, the university's outgoing president, released a statement defending her two years of leadership at the university.
- "Corporate-style, top-down leadership does not work in a great university," Sullivan said her release.
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In her first extensive public statement since she was forced out of the University of Virginia presidency, Teresa A. Sullivan cast herself Monday as an "incrementalist" resistant to "corporate-style, top-down leadership."
Ms. Sullivan broke her silence in a 14-page document, which amounted to a full-throated rejection of a rapid transformation of the institution that she said could be risky and destructive. ...