2015 State Relations testimonies

Tue, 02/17/2015

Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little and KU Medical Center Executive Vice Chancellor Douglas Girod both testified to the House Education Budget Committee and Senate Ways & Means Subcommittee on Education during the committees' hearings on universities in the Board of Regents system. Gray-Little's testimony highlighted the return on Kansans' investment that comes from the education, research, and job creation at the university, while Girod's testimony focused on the medical center's unique role in the state.



Internationally recognized programs
Millions in grants and contracts for research
Generous financial support for students
Research projects that stretch to Antarctica, Greenland, and numerous points in between
Birthplace and home of Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology
A thriving field program that sends undergraduate and graduate students throughout the world
Industry recruiters who visit annually to hire KU Geology's graduating students