A web-exclusive announcement: Sources close to the Flyer
have revealed that Charles Manning
, Chancellor of the Tennessee Board of Regents
, will announce University of Kentucky Vice Chancellor Dr. Shirley Raines
as the 11th president of the University of Memphis.
According to the UM web site: "On Tuesday, Jan. 30, the Board of Regents will hold a conference call at 1 p.m. to annouce their decision. You can listen to the conference call in room 136 of the Fogelman Executive Center."
Dr. Raines will serve as UM's first female president.