Talk to your Legislators!

As you may know, the Legislature officially convenes the 2017 Session on Tuesday, March 7th. Higher Education issues have been front and center during the committee process in recent weeks. There are a number of bills that directly affect our campus. On Wednesday, February 8, the Senate Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee voted 5-1 to support…

Election response

First, I want to thank President Thrasher for his recent memo encouraging tolerance and mutual respect in the wake of the election. I don’t know what the response of your students has been. It certainly varies with politics and discipline. But as someone who teaches small classes and one-on-one lessons, it’s been a difficult couple…