Quotes on MUW-Miss. State merger proposal

Statement from MUW President Claudia A. LimbertStatement from Dr. Mark Keenum, the president of Mississippi State University:

“In these difficult times, we understand there will be many recommendations for increased efficiencies and effective use of resources. We have been working hard to make adjustments at Mississippi State that will allow us to respond to the current serious economic conditions while meeting efficiency directives set forth by IHL. The Governor’s new merger proposal will ultimately be decided by IHL and the Mississippi Legislature.”

Read more in Tuesday’s NEMS Daily Journal newspaper.