Office of the President

President Krista Newkirk Joins the Redlands Community

Krista Newkirk’s first months as president of the University of Redlands have been jam-packed with get-togethers with students, staff, faculty, and local community members.

"This is an especially important time in the history of the University. I look forward to rolling up my sleeves and working with the dedicated and talented faculty, staff, trustees, students, and alumni, as well as reaching out to community members and businesses."

—Krista L. Newkirk, J.D.

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Lew Glenn and Krista Newkirk walk hand in hand near the Hall of Letters.
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President Newkirk celebrates students as they walk into the Memorial Chapel.
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President Newkirk stands on a landing in the Administration Building.
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