UA chief denies no-talk directive

Diamond says he heard otherwise

Posted: August 31, 2013 at 4:10 a.m.

Chancellor G. David Gearhart had acknowledged publicly in early December that UA’s Advancement Division had incurred a multimillion-dollar budget deficit.

The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville’s fired chief spokesman, John Diamond, recalls a day last winter when Chancellor G. David Gearhart summoned him to a meeting.

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the obvious is that someone is not being honest about this situation. The truth is the U of A is embarrassed about the Advancement Division budget problem and is afraid of who else might loose credibility.

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August 31, 2013 at 6:26 a.m. ( | suggest removal )