The University of Southern Indiana hired its new president from within.
A presidential search committee considered more than 90 applicants from across the nation before the USI Board of Trustees voted unanimously for USI Provost Ronald Rochon.
Retiring university president Dr. Linda Bennett told a special board meeting that she was pleased with the choice…
"This moment is even more gratifying to me because of the selection of someone I have worked with for the past 8 years"
Bennett hired Rochon as provost.