1. Comments on Governor’s budget cut proposals

    Katharine C. Lyall, President, University of Wisconsin System

    “As the Governor and several state legislators have said, a budget is a statement of priorities. We appreciate the Governor’s acknowledgement that the university — and education in general — are a priority for this state. We must not only meet the immediate challenge of the deficit, but strengthen our ability to compete economically in

  2. Comments on Governor’s budget cut proposals

    Jay L. Smith, President, UW Board of Regents

    “We are pleased that Governor McCallum recognized the positive role the University of Wisconsin System is playing in the state’s economy and we appreciate his efforts to minimize the impact of state budget cuts on the university. “These are tough times and the university must do its share in helping the state to balance the