The Cougar family lost one of its most beloved leaders this morning with the passing of Dr. Glenn Terrell. He was 93.

Terrell served as president of WSU from 1967 to 1985. He was a magnanimous leader who always had the best interests of the students, faculty, and staff in mind. The years of Dr. Terrell’s presidency were times of change for the nation and for the University. He navigated challenges admirably, leaving WSU a stronger and more vibrant University than ever before.

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