A chancellor heard from

Dave Gearhart can explain it all

Posted: December 19, 2012 at 5:15 a.m.

ACOMMITTEE of legislators had some questions Friday for G. David Gearhart, chancellor of the University of Arkansas’ campus at Fayetteville. His appearance before the committee gave him a chance to explain that $3.1 million shortfall (at last estimate) in the university’s Advancement Division. And he’s got a lot of ’splainin’ to do, as Desi Arnaz used to tell Lucille Ball on the old I Love Lucy show. So the chancellor explained away Friday before the Legislative Council’s subcommittee on higher education, which tends to grow lower and lower in this post-classical age.

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Editorial, Pages 19 on 12/19/2012