And then there's the ego of the Board. Dwight Douglas scolded the Faculty Senate representative last month for not being "positive."
Afterwards, Douglas was asked if he thought the faculty was at all justified in being unhappy with the situation.
"In my opinion, no," he said.
What message is this Board sending - to the campus community, to other institutions and to lawmakers in Jefferson City?
This administration stomps on toes then goes into hiding, cuts and eliminates programs that the campus begs them to save, is raising millions of dollars to lease property and partner with a private school.
Thursday, February 18, 2010
Chart editorial rips MSSU Board of Governors
Missouri Southern State University's feisty newspaper, The Chart, ripped into the Board of Governors in a take-no-prisoners editorial in its most recent edition. Board of Bumblers is about the kindest comment the panel received: