Governor Vetoes Regents Bill
Reception Planned For New Regents PresidentA welcoming reception is planned for the new president of the Connecticut Board of Regents.
Bill Would Require Administrator Salary Comparisons With Out-Of-State Institutions The Connecticut House of Representatives has passed legislation requiring the UConn Board of Trustees and Board of Regents to compare their administrators' salaries to those paid at out-of-state institutions.
Regents Vote Tuition HikesHundreds of state university and community college students turned out Wednesday at Eastern Connecticut State University as the Board of Regents voted in favor of tuition hikes.
Proposal Would Let Regents, Not Governor, Choose Board President State lawmakers are discussing a bill that would allow Connecticut's new Board of Regents for Higher Education, not the governor, to ultimately choose the board's next president.
Finalists Named For Board Of Regents President The committee helping choose the new president of the Board of Regents for Education has narrowed the field to three finalists.
Former Regents President Returns $25,000 Expense MoneyA Connecticut education official who resigned earlier this month amid an outcry over secret pay raises for his staff has paid back $25,000 from an expense account that was allowed as part of his contract.
Report: Kennedy Received $100,000 In Payments Beyond SalaryThe former president of Connecticut's state university and community college system was paid at least $100,000 more than his salary in 13 months on the job, before resigning earlier this month amid a controversy over $250,000 in unauthorized raises.