Lourdes University welcomes new president - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

Lourdes University welcomes new president

SYLVANIA, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Lourdes University has a new president.

Today, in a special installment ceremony, Dr. David Livingston became the school's 9th president.

Dr. Livingston has spent the last 6 years as an administrator at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania. 

He hopes to bring a new focus to the university to help keep Lourdes growing.

"An increased emphasis on traditional undergraduate residential population. Also an emphasis on students being exposed to international experience, multicultural experiences. We want our students to travel into the world," said Dr. Livingston.

Dr. Livingston also said he hopes to broaden internship programs for students to gain more practical work experience.

Copyright 2013 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

  • Headlines from Lucas, Wood, Ottawa, Fulton & Monroe CountiesNewsMore>>

  • Trump OKs disaster declaration for 18 Ohio counties

    Trump OKs disaster declaration for 18 Ohio counties

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:30:31 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    President Donald Trump has approved a disaster declaration for 18 Ohio counties hit by severe storms, flooding and landslides in February.

    More >>

    President Donald Trump has approved a disaster declaration for 18 Ohio counties hit by severe storms, flooding and landslides in February.

    More >>
  • TPD investigates attempted robbery at south Toledo restaurant

    TPD investigates attempted robbery at south Toledo restaurant

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:23:34 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    Toledo police are investigating an attempted robbery at a south Toledo Bambino's Pizza & Sub restaurant. Police say around 9:15 Wednesday night, a man tried getting into the store but it was locked. That's when he pulled out a gun and pointed it at a worker. The suspect then tried getting through a side door which was also locked. He then ran away. The suspect did have his face and hands covered. Follow WTOL:   Download our app here.  Copyright 2018 WTOL....More >>
    Toledo police are investigating an attempted robbery at a south Toledo Bambino's Pizza & Sub restaurant. Police say around 9:15 Wednesday night, a man tried getting into the store but it was locked. That's when he pulled out a gun and pointed it at a worker. The suspect then tried getting through a side door which was also locked. He then ran away. The suspect did have his face and hands covered. Follow WTOL:   Download our app here.  Copyright 2018 WTOL....More >>
  • Judge orders second round of psychological evaluation for Toledo serial killer

    Judge orders second round of psychological evaluation for Toledo serial killer

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:03:29 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    One of two brothers who admitted to stalking, raping and killing young women in the 1980's is one step closer to walking out of prison. Nathaniel Cook was back in Lucas County Common Pleas Court Thursday. Nathaniel confessed to three murders in all with his a older brother Anthony. Anthony is considered the ringleader of the crimes and is serving two life sentences. Under a plea agreement hammered out by prosecutors and defense lawyers, Nathaniel would be free after 20 years for adm...More >>
    One of two brothers who admitted to stalking, raping and killing young women in the 1980's is one step closer to walking out of prison. Nathaniel Cook was back in Lucas County Common Pleas Court Thursday. Nathaniel confessed to three murders in all with his a older brother Anthony. Anthony is considered the ringleader of the crimes and is serving two life sentences. Under a plea agreement hammered out by prosecutors and defense lawyers, Nathaniel would be free after 20 years for adm...More >>
Powered by Frankly