(CBS DETROIT) – Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has turned down a Harvard Fellow offer.
He made the announcement Wednesday on his Twitter account.READ MORE: Detroit Institute Of Arts' "Inside Out" Program Expands To 4 Oakland County Parks
Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government made the announcement Friday stating Snyder would begin his appointment July 1.READ MORE: Multiple Beaches, Including In Oakland County, Closed Due To Bacteria Levels
Following the news, backlash sparked on social media with users using the #NoSnyderFellowship.
Snyder was headed to Harvard University to teach and study subjects related to state and local government.MORE NEWS: Detroit Police Officer, Suspect Killed In Shooting On City's West Side
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