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Thursday, January 18, 2007
GOV. RITTER STATEMENT ON HANK BROWN RETIREMENT
Gov. Bill Ritter issued the following statement today regarding the announcement that Hank Brown will step down as president of the University of Colorado in February 2008:
"For more than 40 years, Hank Brown has served his country and his state with grace and distinction. He is truly one ofColorado's treasured jewels, and I salute all that he has accomplished.
"Coloradoowes him a debt of gratitude for providing strong leadership at a very challenging time for theUniversityofColorado. Under his dedicated guidance, the university has made important gains, and he has paved the way for ongoing progress.
"I look forward to continuing our close working relationship over the next year, and beyond, as we address the crucial higher-education issues of affordability, access and quality."