ASU President On Leave

{} {} Alabama State University President Joseph Silver is now on Administrative leave. {}A committee of the school's Board Of Trustees recommended the move today.

{} {} Silver believes it was done because he questioned the way school resources were used- and issued a termination letter for ASU's Chief Operating Officer and its Vice President of University Relations.

{} {}State Representative John Knight, who is the COO apparently dismissed by Silver, will take control of the school's daily operations.