PUBLIC VIEWPOINT University Audit Should Be Expanded
Posted: October 3, 2013 at 2 a.m.
Iread with interest Doug Thompson’s (Sept. 22) piece in the Opinion section concerning the University of Arkansas Advancement Division’s budget shortfall. The thrust of Mr. Thompson’s article was to portray Chancellor (David) Gearhart in a positive light. He stated, “Gearhart, who ran that oft ce a few years ago, was so far removed from the day-to-day operations there he was taken by embarrassed surprise when the $4 million defi cit appeared last year.” Mr. Thompson’s article sidestepped the issue of whether Chancellor Gearhart should have known.
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Opinion, Pages 5 on 10/03/2013