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Sources: FSU President Eric Barron headed to Penn State

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Posted: Friday, February 14, 2014 5:35 pm | Updated: 6:30 pm, Fri Feb 14, 2014.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - WTXL has learned through multiple reports that Florida State University President Eric Barron is leaving FSU to become the next President of Penn State University.

According to several sources within Penn State University, Barron has been chosen to become Penn State University's 18th President.   WTXL has reached out to the communications offices of both Florida State and Penn State for comment.

Penn State University's Board of Trustees is scheduled to make an announcement on the status of their presidential search Monday, February 17 at 12:00 p.m.  Stay WTXL on the air and online for the very latest. 

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