Jamie Comstock, vice president for academic affairs and professor of communications at Millikin University, in Illinois, has been chosen as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Butler University, in Indiana.
Jane Dammen McAuliffe, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Georgetown University, in the District of Columbia, has been appointed president of Bryn Mawr College, in Pennsylvania.
Judith Shapiro, who is retiring this year after a successful run as president of Barnard College, was no stranger to women's colleges when she was named its president in 1994. She had spent the previous 19 years at Bryn Mawr College, as a professor and eventually as provost. Last month, Barnard named its next president, Debora L.
(Larry) Michael Bower, executive dean of Mott Community College, in Michigan, has been appointed president of Lake Region State College, in North Dakota.
Carol Bresnahan, vice provost for academic programs and policies and professor of history at the University of Toledo, in Ohio, has been chosen as provost and executive vice president at the College of New Jersey.