Crowder College President Leaving

April 1, 2006 - Posted at 12:15 p.m. CST

NEOSHO, Mo.(AP) _ Crowder College President Steven Gates is

leaving the junior college in May _ with no explanation from him or

the college board of trustees.

The Neosho college's trustees announced Gates' departure

yesterday, but said they would give no further explanation.

In a separate statement, Gates also shed little light on his

departure. He said only that he had no immediate plans to leave


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