Welcome Visitor. Today is Sunday, August 25, 2019. Sign-on
Follow Us On Facebook

Archives

Showing 3 articles from May 19, 2016.

FrontPage News

MSU cuts outreach to meet budget shortfall
Gina Winchester, MSU Outreach Director, and her staff will lose jobs June 30th.
MSU cuts outreach to meet budget shortfall

One of the ways that Murray State University is covering the budget shortfall is by laying off the staff in its Office of Regional Outreach. Gina Winchester and her staff will no longer have jobs on June 30th.

MSU is raising tuition and cutting programs to deal with budget cuts.

See the full story ...
Continued Higher Education Cuts Place Kentucky Among Worst in Country
Continued Higher Education Cuts Place Kentucky Among Worst in Country

... Kentucky ranks 6th-worst among states in percentage cuts to higher education since 2008 and is in the bottom 10 among states in other funding categories, according to a new report by the Center for Economic Policy.

This disinvestment once again threatens to limit students' access to higher education, as well as our state's opportunities for economic growth. For distressing statistics and a link to the new report, jump to story.

See the full story ...

Editorials

I'm for Bernie Sanders and closed primaries
Bernie Sanders exhorting supporters in Paducah. Photo by Berry Craig
I'm for Bernie Sanders and closed primaries

I Felt the Bern Tuesday, but I don't share my candidate's disdain for closed primaries...

...This left-leaning, union card-packing Democrat and lifelong Kentuckian is delighted Sanders, a Vermont independent, switched to my party to run for president. I've been a Sanders fan for years. I hope he stays a Democrat...

See the full story ...

website hit 
counter
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: