college budget cuts http://wwno.org en Louisiana Colleges Hit with New Rounds of Budget Cuts http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-colleges-hit-new-rounds-budget-cuts <p>BATON ROUGE &mdash; Louisiana&#39;s colleges are bracing for the newest rounds of budget cuts, with higher education hit with a $25 million cut in the final month of this fiscal year and another $66 million in slashing for the upcoming budget year.</p><p>The reductions are lower than lawmakers considered before they wrapped up their work. But they fall on top of years of reductions that campus leaders say are chasing away administration leaders, faculty and students.</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:56:11 +0000 The Associated Press 12995 at http://wwno.org