Twitter reacts to announcement of Chancellor Jeffrey Vitter’s resignation

Posted on Nov 9 2018 - 12:50pm by Devna Bose

The IHL Board announced Jeffrey Vitter’s intent to resign as Ole Miss Chancellor on Friday morning. Vitter will serve as Chancellor of the university until January 3, 2019, and continue as a tenured Distinguished Professor in the School of Engineering’s Department of Computer and Information Science.

“It has been an extraordinary honor and privilege to serve as the leader of the University of Mississippi during a time of great progress and accomplishment,” Vitter said.

The IHL release states that an Interim Chancellor will be named soon. The Ole Miss community quickly took to social media in response to the announcement of Vitter’s resignation.