The Orion

Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

Former+chair+of+Kinesiology%2C+Dr.+Gayle+Hutchinson%2C+will+be+returning+to+Chico+State+as+president.+%28Photo+courtesy+of+Chico+State%29
Back to Article
Back to Article

Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

Former chair of Kinesiology, Dr. Gayle Hutchinson, will be returning to Chico State as president. (Photo courtesy of Chico State)

Former chair of Kinesiology, Dr. Gayle Hutchinson, will be returning to Chico State as president. (Photo courtesy of Chico State)

Former chair of Kinesiology, Dr. Gayle Hutchinson, will be returning to Chico State as president. (Photo courtesy of Chico State)

Former chair of Kinesiology, Dr. Gayle Hutchinson, will be returning to Chico State as president. (Photo courtesy of Chico State)


Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Chico State has a new president.

Dr. Gayle E. Hutchinson was announced as president of Chico State earlier this morning at the CSU Board of Trustees meeting in Long Beach.

President-select Hutchinson taught as a professor at Chico State from 1990-2007 and served as chair of the department of Kinesiology from 2002-2007.

“I think that Gayle is a really excellent leader and I think that she makes everyone around her be better and be their best,” said Kinesiology lecturer, Josie Blagrave.

Dr. Hutchinson will be replacing current president Paul Zingg. Zingg will step down in June after serving as the president of Chico State since 2004.

“I don’t think that there’s any advantage to the department of kinesiology by having her as president but I think there’s an advantage to the whole University,” said Kinesiology professor, Katherine Himberg.

Michael Catelli can be reached at [email protected] or @michaelcatelli on Twitter.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Possible measles exposure locations on Chico State campus and throughout Butte County

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Campus asks for responsible participation in Cesar Chavez Day

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Police respond to rumors of man on campus asking suspicious questions

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Consistent rainfall causes a string of evacuations

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Evacuation warnings and flooding caused by steady rainfall

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Red Cross shelter evacuation slows as protests stall

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Firefighters push Camp Fire from Chico city limits

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Photos: Camp Fire devastates Paradise, forces evacuations

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Camp Fire Day One: Thousands evacuate through Paradise and Chico

  • Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president

    Breaking News

    Body found at Kendall Hall, police investigation ongoing

Navigate Right
X
The student news site of California State University, Chico
Kinesiology department talks about Chico State’s new president