University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler has announced that Dr. Katrice Albert will become the University’s new Vice President for Equity and Diversity. Dr. Albert has played a similar role at Louisiana State University for the past 7 years. The Equity and Diversity post at the U of M has been vacant for two years. With the approval of the Board of Regents, Dr. Albert will begin on June 28th of 2013. She talked with Dale Connelly and Miguel Vargas on KFAI's Morning Blend.