Baylor Releases Statement on Selection of Robert Sloan as HBU President

Aug. 8, 2006
News Photo 3686Dr. Robert B. Sloan Jr.

Baylor University released the following statement today regarding the election of Chancellor Robert B. Sloan Jr. as president of Houston Baptist University:

"The Baylor family extends our congratulations to Robert Sloan on his being named president of Houston Baptist University, and we offer Robert and his wife, Sue, our best wishes and prayers for their future," said Baylor President John M. Lilley.

"Baylor University's reputation for excellence in Christian higher education has been built by faculty, staff, students and friends who have given of their time and talents for 161 years. Robert Sloan has made a major contribution to that history in many ways, but Baylor 2012, our 10-year vision, began during his presidency and may well be his greatest contribution. Its breadth and depth are such that it will serve as a guide for Baylor's future."

Related information:

Click here for the official news release from Houston Baptist University.

Click here for biographical information on Dr. Robert B. Sloan Jr.

Click here for a link to the Significant Accomplishments of Sloan Administration, 1995-2005.

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