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Published July 16, 2012, 12:00 AM

Hamid Shirvani

Hamid Shirvani, the chancellor of North Dakota's university system, speaks on Thursday, July 12, 2012, during a meeting of the North Dakota Board of Higher Education at Bismarck State College in Bismarck, N.D. It was Shirvani's first meeting as chancellor, a job he has held for less than two weeks. The board approved its spending recommendations for the North Dakota university system's 2013-15 budget year. (AP Photo/Dale Wetzel)
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