Overview of Kaler's appointment

In case you missed it, Tim Post did his own wrap-up of yesterday’s appointment of Eric Kaler as University of Minnesota president, and revealed some of Kaler’s views on running the U:

“We’re not going to slash and burn,” Kaler said. “But we are going to look critically at best practices from higher education operations around the country, and putting them into place, so we really are a model of efficiency.”

Read his piece and listen to the audio here.