Ohio University leaders said the school has to change in order to survive financially.
But faculty members said budget cuts will mean fewer instructors, less research, and long-term damage to the University’s core mission.
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Some faculty at the school held signs in protest Friday at a meeting of the university’s Board of Trustees.
Professor Joseph McLaughlin told WOUB that faculty members are experiencing a mixture of fear and anger over the administration’s plan to cut costs.
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“All of the plans for the foreseeable future involve more firing of faculty and increasing the workload for existing faculty which is certainly going to impact the quality of education we’re able to give to students,” McLaughlin...