Archive for Monday, June 20, 2011

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Lawrence high schools expand elective course offerings
Addition of seventh period allows students to sample more electives
June 20, 2011 in print edition on A1
More class periods next year will mean more chances for high schoolers to explore potential careers.
Budget equation
Kansas legislators and university officials need to work together to increase state funding and minimize tuition increases.
June 20, 2011 in print edition on A8
Members of the Kansas Board of Regents, as well as state university officials, make a valid point when they say the tuition increases approved last week, are at least in part, a result of reduced state funding for higher education.