Sunday’s Arizona Daily Star printed excerpts from a wide-ranging conversation with UA’s President, Eugene G. Sander. Sander talks about:
- UA’s national and international reputation and its benefit to the community;
- The $182 million cut in funding at the university level and its effect on the school;
- Providing an enrichment experience and engaging students;
- The challenge of unprepared students coming out of the K-12 system;
- Future UA budgeting and the funding cliff;
- The connection between education and prosperity;
- And much more.
The UA is an important stakeholder in our state’s public education debate. To read the entire op-ed piece, click here.