MU Chancellor Brady Deaton announces retirement; news meets with mixed reactions
- Many in the MU community shared their appreciation for what Deaton has accomplished.
- — Tess Catlett (@TMCatlett)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:30:29
- — Jimmy Hibsch (@hibsch)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:13:46A big thank you goes to @MUChancellor Brady Deaton for all of the work he's put in at Mizzou. You're leaving pretty huge shoes to fill!
- — Todd McCubbin (@MizzouTodd)Wed, Jun 12 2013 12:20:27
- — Michael Wojtychiw (@mikeywoj)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:40:46Sad to see Brady Deaton leave, but a guy who signs my diploma & leads the alma mater to heights it's never been at is awesome to me @Mizzou
- Chancellor Deaton is retiring at Mizzou. One of the best. Ever. Has left a great legacy. http://www.mizzou.com/s/1002/index.aspx?sid=1002&gid=1&pgid=252&cid=5293&ecid=5293&crid=0&calpgid=396&calcid=960 …
- — Will Palaszczuk (@WillPKTGR)Wed, Jun 12 2013 12:25:21I first met Brady Deaton at the Ind Bowl in '05, shook my hand and chatted with me/my family, I'll always remember that he took the time
- — Jason Grill (@JasonGrill)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:30:37
- — Will Petersen (@WillPetersen26)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:15:04
- Several people expressed that they were glad to see him go, especially people who seem to have athletic priorities in mind.
- — Ben Herrold (@benherrold)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:44:12I think 3 things need to happen for MU and KU to play again. Deaton, Alden and Bill Self all have to move on. Step one just happened.
- In the end, humorous reactions to the announcement seemed to be the most prolific.
- — The Antlers (@The_Antlers)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:20:58Brady Deaton's final decision ought to be restoring us to our rightful place in front of Zou Crew if he truly wants a lasting legacy
- — The Champions Tour (@ChampsTourTFM)Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:16:04Mizzou chancellor Brady Deaton retired today. A fine man, but I will never forgive him for closing Frat Pit in 2007. #RIPFratPit
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