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$19 million down in revenue, Whitman halts mandatory furloughs in favor of tiered cuts

Infographic compiled by Michelle Shin.

Lena Friedman, Staff Reporter

September 10, 2020

Facing a projected $19 million loss in revenue for the 2020-2021 school year, Whitman College announced tiered salary reductions, with top earners taking the biggest hit — quelling summer faculty and staff concerns over mandatory furloughs.  Effective Sept. 1, these salary cuts apply to all employees who ...

Sharing Governance and Responsibility

Chris Hankin, News Editor

November 15, 2017

In an effort to increase transparency and community participation, President Murray has taken to updating the campus on the content of meetings with the Board of Trustees. The most recent meeting marked the implementation of the Board’s new committee structure, and saw Chair of the Board Brad McMurch...

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