U. of Southern Maine Faculty Awaits President’s Reply to Their Budget Plan

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Jerry LaSala Jr. (at microphone), chairman of the Faculty Senate, says the faculty is committed to working with administrators to resolve Southern Maine’s financial crisis: "We know this is going to come back next year."
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Faculty leaders at the University of Southern Maine balked in March when President Theodora J. Kalikow announced a plan to fire a dozen tenured and tenure-track professors, dismiss 35 staff members, and eliminate four academic programs to help cover...

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