• Kevin Young, Atticus Haygood Professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University, was named curator of literary collections for the university’s Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library.

Professor Young, the author of six poetry collections, is a graduate of Harvard University and holds a master of fine arts degree from Brown University.

• Gloria J. Gibson was appointed executive vice president and provost at the University of Northern Iowa. Dr. Gibson was dean of the College of Humanities and social sciences and professor of English, folklore, and musicology at Arkansas State University.

Dr. Gibson holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Southern Illinois University. She earned a Ph.D. in folklore and musicology from Indiana University.

• Kwesi E. Aggrey was named provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at North Carolina Central University in Durham. He was vice chancellor for academic affairs at Indiana University-Northwest in Gary.

Dr. Aggrey is a graduate of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Ghana. He holds a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from the University of Hawaii.

• Marilyn Sanders Mobley was appointed vice president for inclusion, diversity, and equal opportunity at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. For the past year she has been serving as provost at Bennett College for Women in Greensboro, North Carolina. Previously, she was associate provost for educational programs and associate professor of English and African-American studies at George Mason University.

Dr. Mobley is a graduate of Barnard College. She holds a master’s degree from New York University and a Ph.D. in English from Case Western Reserve University.

• Monique Holland was promoted to director of athletics at Alabama State University in Montgomery. Since June she has served as the associate athletics director. Previously she was an associate athletics director at Georgia State University.