Ancilla President Reflects on First Year

Dr. Kenneth Zirkle was recently named interim president at Ancilla College
Dr. Kenneth Zirkle just completed his first year as president of Ancilla College.

Another academic year is in the books at Ancilla College. President Ken Zirkle took over leadership of the two-year, private, Catholic school last fall and has accomplished quite a bit in a short amount of time. During his tenure, school officials broke ground on Ancilla’s first residence hall. It’s on schedule to be finished Aug. 1 and will provide housing for about 100 first-year students.

Ancilla is also adding a two-year degree program in agriculture. Zirkle says there’s a new excitement and a very good feeling on the Donaldson campus. He says the faculty and staff at the school really care about the students, and it shows.

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