Chronicle Reporting on University of Alaska Budget Cuts
The Chronicle of Higher Education has several stories posted regarding the budget cuts at the University of Alaska, what it means for higher education in the state, and how it relates to larger issues with regard to higher education politics and funding. A Chronicle subscription may be needed to view the stories:
Article by Sarah Brown on the governor's reasoning for the cuts and expert opinion on these reasons and what is likely to result from the cuts
Article by Sarah Brown on the budget cuts amid unavailability of some student financial aid programs in the state
Article by Jacquelyn Elias on the Alaska budget cuts in the context of other financial budget tightening for higher ed across the U.S.