Committee Announces Three Finalists in UMPI President Search 

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is searching for a successor to President Donald Zillman, who will step down after graduation in the spring.A 14-member presidential search committee appointed by the University of Maine System Board of Trustees named three finalists Tuesday after reviewing applications for several months.They named Jon Connolly, Vice President of Academic Affairs at Sheridan and Gillette Colleges in Wyoming: Linda Schott, Dean of the School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Fort Lewis College in Colorado and Michael Sonntag, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at the University of Maine at Presque Isle as the finalists.The candidates will begin visiting the campus next week.