Outgoing Princeton President Shirley Tilghman, former federal prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald ’82 to join Amherst College Board of Trustees
Submitted on Saturday, 6/1/2013, at 12:50 PM
June 1, 2013
AMHERST, Mass. — Amherst College has appointed Shirley Tilghman, the president of Princeton University, to its Board of Trustees, while Amherst alumnus Patrick Fitzgerald ’82 was elected to serve on the board by his fellow alumni. Both six-year terms will begin on July 1. Tilghman received an honorary doctorate from Amherst in 2008, and Fitzgerald received an honorary doctorate from Amherst in 2007.