Jindal names new members to Southern University System board _lowres

Advocate staff file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- La. Gov. Bobby Jindal

The big higher education appointment news on Wednesday came with Gov. Bobby Jindal’s naming of five new faces to serve on the Southern University System Board, which had recently halted its search for a new president until Jindal acted.

But Jindal also announced new appointments and re-appointments to the state Board of Regents and the University of Louisiana System.

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