College Leaders Alumna Authors Op-Ed in the Daily Press

Feb 13 2006 - 9:42am

Mehreen Farooq, CLP '05

Mehreen Farooq, a graduate of the College Leaders Program Class of 2005, is the author of an op-ed in Sunday's Daily Press that urges the General Assembly to better fund higher education.

"If the General Assembly doesn't act soon," Farooq writes, "Virginia's colleges and universities could drown in a sea of red ink - a sea that's $377 million deep."

You can read the full text of the article here.

 

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