October 6, 2000
President of American Council on Education to Step Down
Stanley O. Ikenberry is leaving the presidency of the American Council on Education, the umbrella group for higher-education associations, in June. Mr. Ikenberry said he and his wife were looking for "more flexibility" in their lives "and time for family, writing, and other interests."
He plans to return to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to teach, write, and consult. He was president of the Illinois system for 16 years, before coming to the