College of Charleston president gets contract extension

(Photo: College of Charleston)
(Photo: College of Charleston)

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The College of Charleston Board of Trustees decided to extend school President George Benson's contract Tuesday night.

The contract lasts until 2015. Benson has not signed it yet, but a college spokesperson says he is expected to in the next few days.

Benson began his presidency in 2007 and is the college's twenty-first president.

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