FILE - This April 26, 2010 file photo shows Brown University president Ruth Simmons on campus in Providence, R.I. Simmons, the first African-American woman to lead an Ivy League university, announced ... more 
FILE - This April 26, 2010 file photo shows Brown University president Ruth Simmons on campus in Providence, R.I. Simmons, the first African-American woman to lead an Ivy League university, announced Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, that she is stepping down from her position at the end of the 2011-2012 academic year. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Stew Milne
Thu, Sep 15, 2011 3:24 PM EDT