Port: Outgoing UND president blames racism, sexism for personal assistant controversy
Earlier today UND President Mark Kennedy made his departure from that institution official. He’s accepting a new job in Colorado.
The end of Kennedy’s tenure was a bit rocky thanks to a story I broke about his personal assistant, Angelique Foster, getting a massive raise as well as a $30,000 per year allowance to commute to her job from Texas.
After widespread criticism, Kennedy opted to end the arrangement. Now Kennedy is telling a Colorado media outlet he believes racism and sexism were behind the criticism: