Budget Cuts around the Univ. of Maine System
The University of Maine system comes up with a controversial plan to cope with a $36-million budget gap. The proposals put forth by campus presidents to close the gap have stirred heated debate, particularly at at the university of southern Maine, which is trying to find savings of more than $13-million.
Host Keith Shortall discussed the tough decisions being made at several University of Maine campuses:
James Page, UMaine Chancellor
Rebecca Wyke, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration
Sam Collins, Chair, U-Maine Board of Trustees