Tag Archives: Chancellor Bill Goetz

Did The Plot Against Hamid Shirvani Backfire?

Did The Plot Against Hamid Shirvani Backfire?

Yesterday the Senate passed an amended version of HCR3047, and today the House agreed to those amendments on a 55-34 vote (after about 45 minutes of debate). As I wrote yesterday, the resolution: A) Replaces the State Board of Higher Education and the Chancellor position with a 3-member panel appointed in the same manner that

Video: New KFYR Anchor's First On-Air Words: "F**king Sh*t"

Tonight was KFYR anchor A.J. Clemente’s first broadcast. Per his posts on Twitter, he was a little nervous: Alright News Director and GM checking out my tape that we shot yesterday. Seeing if i amready for anchoring…..Awkward Turtle……. — A.J. B (@A_John88) April 21, 2013 And per his performance on air, he was definitely a

Legislators Friendly To Higher Ed Seek To Gut Power Of The State Auditor

Over the last couple of years the State Auditor Bob Peterson’s office has produced some very inconvenient reports for the university system. When the State Auditor was looking into the Dickinson State University “diploma mill” fiasco they pushed back against efforts by then-university system Chancellor Bill Goetz to limit the scope of the audit. Eventually