August 26, 2013

Eight weeks into his new job as LSU’s president, and King Alexander finds himself sweating and surrounded by freshmen. It’s four days before Monday’s start of classes, and he is walking from one part of campus to another carrying boxes, helping students move into their dorm rooms.

It’s one of the traditions he brought over from his previous stop as president of California State University in Long Beach. It’s also one of those things that is supposed to get noticed.

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