NEWS RELEASE    

June 29, 2006
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baldwin City, Kan. — Baldwin City and area residents are invited to meet new Baker University president Pat Long at an ice cream social July 14 at Hartley Plaza south of Harter Union on the Baker campus.

The free event is from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Long, the former acting executive vice chancellor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, will take over as Baker’s president on July 1. She succeeds Daniel Lambert, who retired after 19 years.

In case of inclement weather, the social will be in the cafeteria at Harter Union.

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