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New VT President Selected, to be announced soon

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The Virginia Tech Board of of Visitors will announce the 16th president of Virginia Tech at a news conference on Friday.

Steger announced  earlier this year he would retire when his replacement was found. Steger has been president since 2000 and led the school during the 2007 mass shootings in which 32 students and faculty were killed.

Virginia Tech Board of Visitors Rector Mike Quillen says the committee to find another president was made up of faculty and students.

WSLS will keep you updated with the latest.
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