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Elliott Parker: Time to find a compromise for good of state

Dear Gov. Brian Sandoval,

I have just been asked by my university's faculty senate to head a committee with an awful task. During the next month, we will review program closure proposals, trying to get part of the way to the budget cuts you proposed. I would like to ask you to please make this awful job unnecessary.

We call this process curricular review. Actually, we are deciding which faculty to fire, and which students will lose their degree programs. These are productive faculty who have worked hard, to help us improve this university. We have been cutting budgets by …

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