Topic: budget

Op-eds, Opinions

Hanson ’17: The truth about Brown’s budget

February 21, 2017 0 comments

As students, we should be skeptical of the budget.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: On Brown’s budget

February 21, 2017 0 comments

I appreciate the perspectives shared in Lainie Rowland’s ’17 column (“Questioning the Budget,” Feb. 15) and welcome the opportunity to clarify a few points.

Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

News, University News

Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

February 12, 2017 0 comments

The University’s highest governing body approved the University Resources Committee’s $1.061 billion operating budget plan for fiscal year 2018.

Metro

White House predicts soaring Providence deficit

April 22, 2016 0 comments

The National Research Network released a draft report Monday regarding the state of the financial deficit in Providence.

University News

Dean of faculty cuts $450,000 from budget

September 24, 2015 1 comment

The Office of the Dean of the Faculty has reduced the temporary teaching budget by $450,000 this year to help reduce the structural deficit.

Metro

Rhode Island begins operating under new budget

July 29, 2015 0 comments

The Ocean State began operating under a new state budget July 1, after it was passed unanimously by the Rhode Island House of Representatives and confirmed by all but three state senators.

Metro

Mayor, City Council president differ on budget opinion

January 21, 2015 0 comments

Elorza spoke in his inaugural address on the potential for a “New Providence,” where a family like his can achieve the American dream.

Newly inaugurated Gov. Gina Raimondo has inherited a hefty deficit that will likely continue to be a source of tension among state legislators. Her upcoming budget proposal will be the first test of her campaign promises.

Metro

General Assembly, governor stare down structural deficit

January 21, 2015 0 comments

In the first month of Gov. Raimondo’s term, plans for statewide economic recovery dominate discussions in the General Assembly and Office of the Governor.

Chernow ’79 selected as next finance VP

University News

Chernow ’79 selected as next finance VP

December 12, 2014 0 comments

Barbara Chernow ’79 will succeed Beppie Huidekoper as the next executive vice president for finance and administration effective March 1.

University News

Working group forms to reduce deficit

October 16, 2014 1 comment

The University has convened a Deficit Reduction Working Group to increase efficiency and cut campus expenses, administrators announced Wednesday.