Nancy Zimpher http://wamc.org en SUNY Seeks Aid For Community Colleges, Hospitals http://wamc.org/post/suny-seeks-aid-community-colleges-hospitals <p>As the Legislature reviews Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed $137.2 billion budget for the coming fiscal year, State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher is asking lawmakers to increase aid for the state's community colleges and university hospitals.</p><p></p><p>Zimpher told the panel of lawmakers at a budget hearing Thursday that $57.3 million is needed to fund nine projects at community colleges in the state. She also pressed for an increase of $250 per full time enrolled student for base operating funds.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 06:36:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 83340 at http://wamc.org SUNY Seeks Aid For Community Colleges, Hospitals SUNY 2014 State of the University Address Pushes Online Learning http://wamc.org/post/suny-2014-state-university-address-pushes-online-learning <p></p><p>Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, who heads the 64-campus SUNY system, set the bar high <a href="http://wamc.org/post/suny-chancellor-outlines-ambitious-goals" target="_blank">last year</a> when she outlined goals and strategies designed to move the system to the head of the educational pack: the crown jewel of 2013's address was the three-year program to graduate students faster than the traditional four years of study ...</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 20:31:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 81840 at http://wamc.org SUNY 2014 State of the University Address Pushes Online Learning SUNY Chancellor Outlines Ambitious Goals http://wamc.org/post/suny-chancellor-outlines-ambitious-goals <p></p><p></p><p>This week, State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher delivered her third annual State of the University Address, highlighting the value of a college degree, and setting an aggressive agenda for the year ahead. &nbsp; Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:17:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 55950 at http://wamc.org SUNY Chancellor Outlines Ambitious Goals Zimpher eyes SUNY, manufacturing link http://wamc.org/post/zimpher-eyes-suny-manufacturing-link <p>SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher wants the Hudson Valley manufacturing industry and the college system to get on the same page when it comes to preparing students for jobs in their industry. Hudson Valley Correspondent Hank Gross has more on Zimpher’s address to the Council of Industry on Tuesday.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 12:57:36 +0000 Hank Gross 51966 at http://wamc.org Zimpher eyes SUNY, manufacturing link Mark Johnson - Office of New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli http://wamc.org/post/mark-johnson-office-new-york-state-comptroller-thomas-dinapoli <p>The New York State Attorney General and the office of the Albany County District Attorney will review the findings of a state audit that found highly questionable spending and expenses at the State University of New York Research Foundation.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 16:12:24 +0000 Brian Shields 50331 at http://wamc.org