Dottavia Named TSU President Emeritus

Prior to Friday’s commencement exercises at Tarleton State University, the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents honored Dr. F. Dominic Dottavio with the title President Emeritus. He will step down August 31st after 11 years as the institution’s 15 th president. A&M System Chancellor John Sharp said Dottavio is one of the best presidents of any university in the state, providing leadership, inspiring, encouraging and engaging others to do more and become more. During Dottavio’s tenure, Tarleton’s enrollment has grown almost 70 percent from just under 8,000 students to more than 13,000 this fall and added more than 35 academic programs since 2008.