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Towson University president resigns, citing health reasons
Towson University president resigns, citing health reasons

Towson University President Maravene Loeschke announced her resignation Thursday, saying her health left her unable to "give Towson the 100 percent of my attention that it deserves." Loeschke, who became Towson's president in January 2012, had been on leave from Towson since August because of health and personal issues. She had announced in April that she was diagnosed with cancer of the adrenal gland, but said at the time she expected to make a full recovery. Loeschke said the cancer was found early and that she had surgery and would undergo radiation therapy. Loeschke earned her master's in education and her bachelor's degree in theatre and English from...

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