Voorhees College welcomes new president

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Dr. Ronnie Hopkins Credit: Voorhees.edu

DENMARK, S.C. (WJBF) — Voorhees College in Denmark, South Carolina welcomes a new president.

Dr. Ronnie Hopkins was unanimously selected by the board of directors as the 10th president of the historically black college.

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Hopkins has been serving as interim president since January.

Prior to that, he was the Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, and a tenured English professor.

Voorhees’ prior president, D. Franklin Evans left earlier this year to head a college in West Virginia.

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