Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 7:17pm
The Louisiana Board of Regents on Wednesday gave Southern University permission to drop its master of arts in mass communication degree in a budget-cutting move that provoked the ire of faculty when the idea was first floated months ago.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 7:09pm
A UT Southwestern Medical Center department chairwoman in the crosshairs of a federal investigation into alleged billing fraud at Parkland Memorial Hospital will step down, according to an internal memo distributed to the medical school’s employees.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/23/2012 - 9:41pm
Facing a $13 million deficit and an 11 percent drop in enrollment, Delgado Community College Chancellor Monty Sullivan on Tuesday announced freezes on travel, spending and non-essential hiring in an attempt to balance the budget. No pay cuts are planned, he said in an interview, but buyout packages to encourage early retirement are being considered.