Higher Education Funding http://redriverradio.org en UL Lafayette professor seeks grassroots support for higher ed http://redriverradio.org/post/ul-lafayette-professor-seeks-grassroots-support-higher-ed <p>A University of Louisiana at Lafayette professor emerita of English has started an online petition to urge state lawmakers to restore funding to the state’s public universities. Ann Dobie has gathered nearly 2,000 signatures through her petition on the site <a href="http://signon.org/sign/support-higher-education?source=mo&amp;id=62908-6597908-iFCFUBx">signon.org</a>. She hopes the petition is a wake-up call to lawmakers that higher education budget cuts have far reaching consequences.</p><p></p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 16:48:19 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 24324 at http://redriverradio.org UL Lafayette professor seeks grassroots support for higher ed