President Goodwin and his wife Anette at the press conference announcing his retirement.

President Goodwin and his wife Anette at the press conference announcing his retirement.

At a press conference on Wednesday afternoon, President Larry Goodwin announced his retirement effective June 2016. Faculty, staff and students gathered in the foyer of the Mitchell for the event, which was covered by the Duluth News Tribune, FOX 21 NewsWDIO and other media outlets. Several other news organizations picked up the story as well, including the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Business North, KBJR, KDAL and HowieBlog.com.  Here's a photo album chronicling the day's events.