Regardless of these difficult occasions, there have been a number of thrilling milestones at Keiser University, and I wished to share them with you. For starters, we held a ribbon slicing for the gorgeous Lakeside Residence Corridor at Keiser University’s Flagship campus in early November. This 51,000 sq. foot, pupil residing facility demonstrates the University ’s continued dedication to University students and is made potential by a $10 million donation from Sodexo North America.
We additionally opened the Keiser University Naples campus, which presents undergraduate and graduate levels in Accounting, Enterprise Administration, Nursing and extra. Offering a state-of-the-art, studying surroundings, this model new, 40,000 sq. foot facility encompasses a medical simulation lab for nurses and nurse anesthetists. University students acquire direct observe with simulated medical occasions, making ready them to turn into worthwhile professionals within the healthcare business.
I’m additionally excited to announce that the slab has been poured for Keiser University’s new location for its New Port Richey campus. The University will relocate to a 41,000 sq. foot University campus and supply a major enhance as an schooling hub with an inflow of 1,000 University students and 100 workers. This campus will share a storage with the Metropolis, as effectively, making it simpler for University students and University to have direct entry to the campus.
I’d additionally prefer to welcome Ryan Sagers, Ph.D., as the brand new president of the Keiser University Fort Lauderdale Campus and the Keiser University Graduate University. Dr. Sagers joins Keiser University with greater than 20 years of upper schooling management expertise. Most just lately, he was the president of Adtalem International Schooling/DeVry University, the place he served as head of the corporate’s mid-Atlantic and west areas. Moreover, Sagers was the co-founder and president of the Utah Affiliation of Non-public Sector Faculties and Universities.
Lastly, I wish to want a fond farewell to Rhonda Fuller, who was the president of Keiser University’s Fort Lauderdale campus for 19 years, and Kelli Lane, who was the Affiliate Vice Chancellor of Media and Public Relations for 18 years. We categorical our deepest appreciation to your excellent service and thanks to your dedication to the expansion of this University.
Arthur Keiser, Ph.D., Keiser University Chancellor and Chief Govt Officer