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This undated photo shows Jonathan Holloway, who was announced as Rutgers University's new leader, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, making him the school's first black president. Holloway has been the provost at Northwestern University since 2017. Holloway, 52, will be the 21st president of New Jersey's flagship university, succeeding Robert Barchi, who has led Rutgers since September 2012. (Jim Prisching/Northwestern University via AP)

Rutgers names university's 1st black president

Jan. 21, 2020 1:54 PM EST

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University named a high-ranking Northwestern University official as its new leader on Tuesday, making him the school's first black president. Jonathan Holloway, 52, will start his new job on July 1 after receiving approval from the Rutgers Board of Governors. He will be...