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Dr. Sandra Hurlong Appointed President of the Intercultural Open University Foundation

April 20, 2009

Sandra HurlongThe Board of Governors of the Intercultural Open University Foundation is pleased to announce that Dr. Sandra Hurlong, Interim President, has been appointed President. Since August 2008, Dr. Hurlong has been leading the Foundation in an interim position.

During this period, she has been able to develop a notable faculty and highly respected external scholars.  She has established membership for IOU Foundation with European Distant Education and E-Learning Network (EDEN).  Dr. Hurlong has completed faculty governance policies along with quality controls. The Board is honored to have Dr. Hurlong assume the Presidency of IOU Foundation because of her notable career, accomplishments, and strong vision for adult-based distance education.  The Board will continue to offer her its complete support.

Board of Governors

John M. Toothman, PhD
Sohan L. Gandhi, PhD
Anton Pieters
Muneo Yoshikawa, PhD
Rudi Jansma, PhD