As of today Doctor Santos Mahung will no longer serve as President at the University of Belize. According to a press release from the Office of the Prime Minister his termination was a mutual agreement. In the interim Doctor Corinth Lewis, UB's Provost, will serve as president until a new president is appointed. The release goes on to say that the Government and the Board recognizes Doctor Mahung's legacy of contribution to educational development in Belize and acknowledge the service rendered by the President to the University Belize since 2007, especially in the formulation of a shared vision for the transformation of the University of Belize into the premier degree granting, national institution.