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UNW President Cureton appointed vice chair of NCAA Division III Presidents Council

January 31, 2014
University of Northwestern President Alan S. Cureton, Ph.D., has been appointed to serve as vice chair of the NCAA Division III Presidents Council for 2014.

In 2012, Cureton was appointed to fill an immediate two-year vacancy on the council, becoming the first Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) president on the council. Now elected to a four-year term, by natural progression he will serve as the Presidents Council's chair for the 2015 calendar year.

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