Wilkes faculty concerned with proposed budget

Kirstin Cook, Editor-in-Chief

At last week’s budget forum, some faculty members addressed serious concerns with the proposed budget for next year.

Vice president of finance Loren Prescott outlined proposed cuts to retirement funds and a lack of faculty pay increase. He also confirmed that Wilkes president Joseph Gilmour will receive a one-year paid sabbatical after his retirement this summer.

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