KRCU Discusses University Budget, Voluntary Retirement Incentive Program with Vargas

KRCU General Manager Dan Woods recently sat down with Southeast President Carlos Vargas in the latest edition of “Vargas Speaks.”

In this edition, Vargas discusses the University’s FY18 budget and the additional withholding announced by the governor on June 30; the Voluntary Retirement Incentive Program being offered soon by the University; the potential impact of the recent tuition increase on attracting new students; and the importance of scholarships at Southeast. He also discusses challenges in the recruitment of international students; the Redhawks Bridge Program and how it helps student athletes; and the University’s plans for the upcoming total solar eclipse for the campus and broader community. To listen to the program visit here. KRCU visits regularly with President Vargas, and the Newswire will continue to bring you these interviews.