St. Lawrence University names new president

St. Lawrence University names new president
Dr. Kathryn Morris (Source: Tara Freeman/St. Lawrence University)

CANTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - St. Lawrence University has named its 19th president.

In a unanimous decision, the board of trustees announced Thursday that Dr. Kathryn Morris will take that role and leave her position at Butler University, where she’s provost and vice president for academic affairs.

She also was a professor of psychology and chair of that department at Butler.

Morris takes over from William Fox, who is retiring. Fox became president in 2009.

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