Whitmore No Longer A Finalist at Portland State - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

4/17/08

Whitmore No Longer A Finalist at Portland State

Less than a month after we first told you Texas Tech's outgoing president was a finalist for the president's job at another university, which has changed.

Last month, Jon Whitmore was named one of three candidates for the top spot at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. However, in a statement released to Portland State officials, Whitmore withdrew his candidacy one week after visiting the campus.

Whitmore resigned from Texas Tech in February, but said he will remain in the position for one year or until a replacement is found.

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