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Taxpayer-funded riches

Higher Education
by The Editors
Posted 7/29/20, 05:04 pm

$544,136

The average total pay for presidents of taxpayer-supported public universities in 2019, according to a report by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Nineteen public university presidents received more than $1 million in total pay, and another 13 received more than $900,000. One president, Dale Whittaker of the University of Central Florida, received $600,000 in severance pay in 2019 after serving on the job for seven months and then leaving amid a scandal involving the misappropriation of funds by subordinates.

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Quick Takes

News
by The Editors
Posted 7/16/20, 04:59 pm

Living on the edge

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Quotables

by The Editors
Posted 7/16/20, 04:49 pm

“Twitter is not on the masthead of The New York Times. But Twitter has become its ultimate editor.”

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