Cuts putting ‘unsustainable’ pressure on universities

“Severe cuts in university funding, at a time when the sector faces record student demand, is placing ‘unsustainable pressures’ on colleges, the new president of Dublin City University warned yesterday. Prof Brian MacCraith said while increased commercial activities and philanthropy would help, the cutbacks in exchequer funding would continue to take their toll …” (more)

[Seán Flynn, Irish Times, 14 July]

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  1. Cuts putting ‘unsustainable’ pressure on universities (via Ninth Level Ireland) « Paddy Healy's Blog Says:

    […] Cuts putting ‘unsustainable’ pressure on universities (via Ninth Level Ireland) July 14, 2010 Paddy Healy Leave a comment Go to comments “Severe cuts in university funding, at a time when the sector faces record student demand, is placing ‘unsustainable pressures’ on colleges, the new president of Dublin City University warned yesterday. Prof Brian MacCraith said while increased commercial activities and philanthropy would help, the cutbacks in exchequer funding would continue to take their toll …” (more) [Seán Flynn, Irish Times, 14 July] … Read More […]

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