IU President McRobbie is leading a delegation to Asia with the goal of strengthening the university's international ties.
Daniels says his new job at Purdue won’t require such sweeping changes because the public university already works well.
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney is projected to win Indiana.
Tom Snyder says in the next few years, he wants to expand on what he has done to increase enrollment of students entering a technology-driven workforce.
The Purdue board of trustees’ vote and announcement on the next president is scheduled for Thursday.
A source close to the governor says Mitch Daniels will be the president of Purdue University after he leaves office.
President France Cordova is retiring in five weeks, and the board has said it wants to pick her successor by then.
Interim President Rob Coons says there have been many events around the campus in the wake of President Matt Branam's death.
France Córdova has explained what she sees as the primary goals for her remaining months as Purdue University's president.
Speaking on WFIU's Noon Edition, IU President Michael McRobbie said the university's costs are often higher than the traditional inflation rate.