Author Archives: rpiper
TO: The University Community FR: Stephen T. Hulbert, President RE: Proposed Reorganization 2010 Accompanying this cover correspondence, you will find a proposed reorganization of the University’s administrative structure. I am sharing this material for review across the university’s shared governance constituencies as a means of both vetting the proposal and soliciting individual and group comment.
TO: The University Community Yesterday, the state level leadership of public higher education met with the membership of the Senate Finance Committee. During that hearing, the commissioner of higher education, Sally Clausen, supported by the four system presidents, presented a planning model developed to demonstrate the dollar impact of the loss of the $300 million [...]
TO: The University Community Over the past several months, I have held open forums with faculty and staff groups alike in an effort to share available information regarding the evolving financial crisis facing Louisiana’s colleges and universities. In truth, all that I have been able to say is that there are many more unknowns than [...]
TO: The University Community As I welcome faculty, staff and students back to the campus for the Spring Semester 2010, each of us remains keenly aware of the financial challenges that continue to plague Louisiana and, more specifically, its two and four year colleges and universities. In late December of 2009, the state announced yet [...]