Monday, January 13, 2020

Interim president of Dickinson State University proposes layoffs - DAVE THOMPSON, Prairie Public

he interim president of Dickinson State University is planning to propose layoffs to help deal with budget woes. When Stephen Easton was hired to lead the school, he knew he was facing a significant budget issue, he told Prairie Public. Easton said he has to cut $2.35 million per year in order to reach a balanced budget. He said there have been some voluntary retirements and early departures under some incentives, and there have been some reductions in nonpersonnel expenses.