Michael Shonrock, left, was fired as president of the Lindenwood University System based in St. Charles, Mo., on Friday. In this photo from 2015,  he is shaking hands with Brett Barger, who was the president of Lindenwood University-Belleville until Jan. 22 when Shonrock said Barger had left the university. Barger had been placed on administrative leave last fall.
Michael Shonrock, left, was fired as president of the Lindenwood University System based in St. Charles, Mo., on Friday. In this photo from 2015, he is shaking hands with Brett Barger, who was the president of Lindenwood University-Belleville until Jan. 22 when Shonrock said Barger had left the university. Barger had been placed on administrative leave last fall. BND file photo
Michael Shonrock, left, was fired as president of the Lindenwood University System based in St. Charles, Mo., on Friday. In this photo from 2015, he is shaking hands with Brett Barger, who was the president of Lindenwood University-Belleville until Jan. 22 when Shonrock said Barger had left the university. Barger had been placed on administrative leave last fall. BND file photo