Hail to the Chief! Presidents of St. Cloud State University, 1869-2010
George Kleeberger, President, 1895-1902
- Educated at the Wisconsin State Normal School in Plattville, Wisconsin, as well as the Sheffield Scientific School, Yale College, in New Haven, Connecticut
- Before his appointment as St. Cloud State president, served at California State Normal School in San Jose, California, from 1882 to 1888
- In 1897, oversaw the construction of the north wing of "Old Main" (1874)
- At St. Cloud State, taught courses in psychology and the science of education
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- Athletics flourished at the school, including the introduction of college baseball and hockey teams