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Gov. Ricketts Thanks University President Dr. Hank Bounds for Service to Nebraska

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Media Release:

Gov. Ricketts Thanks University President Dr. Hank Bounds for Service to Nebraska

 

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that University of Nebraska President Dr. Hank Bounds will be stepping down from his role this summer.

 

“Susanne and I thank Hank for his years of service to the University of Nebraska and our great state.  During his tenure, the University has grown its enrollment, expanded research opportunities, and cemented its reputation as a world-leader in medical research.  Furthermore, his team has done outstanding work helping build new international relationships and innovative partnerships to grow Nebraska over the last four years.  We wish Hank, Susie, and their kids well as they return home to family.”