Chancellor Thompson's statement, May 31, 1972

Press release dated May 31, 1972. This document details Chancellor Lorin A. Thompson's response to the resolution put forward by the George Mason University Board of Visitors on May 31, 1972 that Thompson be appointed President of George Mason University effectively July 1, 1972. Thompson thanks the Board for its trust in him and stipulates that if appointed, his term would be brief. Two pages.

Creator : George Mason University Public Relations

Date : 31 May 1972

Source : George Mason University Office of University Relations press releases Box 4, Folder 1

Rights : Copyright George Mason University

Citation: George Mason University Public Relations, “Chancellor Thompson's statement, May 31, 1972,” A History of George Mason University, accessed September 21, 2019,