About The Episode

In this episode, we discuss the state budget crisis. The governor is proposing 15% cuts in funding to higher education. We interview Washington State University president Elson Floyd on these proposed cuts, and what they could mean for higher education in our state.

Chapter 1: Elson Floyd Interview

Chapter 2: ASUW Interview

Chapter 3: Roundtable Discussion

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About Elson Floyd

About Elson Floyd

Elson S. Floyd took office as the 10th president of the four-campus Washington State University on May 21, 2007. He succeeded V. Lane Rawlins as the leader of Washington State’s land-grant research university. Floyd has also served as president of the University of Missouri System and president of Western Michigan University.

Higher Education Budget Cuts - November 11, 2011

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01/27/14

He is indeed a great personality who has achieved quite a lot in such a short span of time. I hope he does great in future to showing his immense caliber in this field. Thanks a lot for sharing this information.

11/11/11

Please send me the name of the impressive student on the show. Andrew something. He represented the ASUW.

11/14/11

Hi Richard,
 
That student's name was Andrew Lewis. You can watch his segment here:
http://video.kcts9.org/video/2166787561/?starttime=509000
 
Annika
KCTS 9 Staff

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