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Dr. George F. “Jody” Harpster Jr. has been named sixteenth president of Shippensburg University. He previously served two terms as interim president of the university. He first served in that capacity upon the retirement of then-President Anthony F. Ceddia in June 2005 and held the post until the appointment of President Bill Ruud in early 2007. He again took the position when Ruud left in May 2013.