BREAKING: Reuben E. Brigety II elected as 17th Vice-Chancellor

Ruben E. Brigety II. Photo courtesy of

By Colton Williams

Reuben E. Brigety II, dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University, has been elected as the 17th Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of the South. Brigety will be the first African American Vice-Chancellor in the University’s history. Brigety previously served as Ambassador to the African Union. He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and earned his Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge.

Read more about the soon-to-be Vice-Chancellor Brigety here.