George Harne was named the fourth president of the College of Saint Mary Magdalen in Warner, N.H., in February.
Harne, who succeeds Jeffrey Karls, served as the college’s academic dean since 2009. He has also taught courses in philosophy, Latin and mathematics.
He holds advanced degrees in music history, musicology and liberal studies, with a Ph.D. in musicology from Princeton.
Harne and his wife have four children ranging in age from 21 months to 10.
From his office on campus, he spoke to Register staff writer Joseph Pronechen by phone and email about his vision and goals for the college.
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