Board of Trustees Approves Faculty Salary Increase

By Cady Inabinett  Members of the Board of Trustees approved a 2% salary increase for university faculty at their Nov. 5 meeting.  The increase is an effort to reach College and University Professional Organization benchmarks for average faculty…

Administration outlines plan to raise faculty salaries

By Cady Inabinett University president Dr. John Stewart III announced to faculty at the Oct. 8 Faculty Senate meeting that university administration would be looking into increasing faculty salaries over the next academic year.   Stewart’s current…

Title IX Updates Explained

Updated on Nov. 10 at 4:04 p.m. to reflect that a campus-wide email about Title IX updates was sent in May 2020 and changed wording that was misleading. By Cady Inabinett  The university’s Title IX Coordinator…

The Ghost of King House

One of campus’s oldest buildings, King House, could also be one of its most haunted, with the ghost of its owner, Edmund King, suspected to still lurk there.  There are conflicting reports on how King died. Some…

News in brief

By: Cady Inabinett  United Nations announces record high greenhouse gas levels  The World Meteorological Organization announced on Oct. 25 that concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a record high level and increased at a faster…

Russell T. Davies Set to Return to “Doctor…

by Cady Inabinett  Russell T. Davies will be returning as showrunner of sci-fi television show “Doctor Who” starting in 2023. Davies, who is credited with reviving the show in 2005, will be taking over for current…