Two universities find new leaders in UC alumni
Mohammad Qayoumi, a 4-time UC graduate, was inaugurated as San Jose State University's 28th president last month. A native of Afghanistan, after receiving a bachelor's degree from American University in Beirut, Lebanon, he earned an MBA, two engineering master's degrees and a doctorate from UC.
Wichita State University tapped John Bardo in April to become its 13th president. Bardo's 35-year career in higher education started with an undergraduate degree in economics from UC in 1970. He previously served as chancellor of Western Carolina University.
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