women presidents of Ivy League universities




Civil War scholar Drew Gilpin Faust is set to become the president of Harvard University in July 2007. She is currently the dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.



Her appointment's making headlines because it will make half the presidents of the eight Ivy League schools women. Oh, my!


LIST OF THE IVY LEAGUE'S WOMEN PRESIDENTS

Amy Gutmann of the University of Pennsylvania
Shirley M. Tilghman of Princeton University
Ruth J. Simmons of Brown University
(Drew Gilpin Faust of Harvard University)

The men are holding the fort at Cornell, Yale, Columbia and Dartmouth.