In Focus Today
9:34 am
Fri January 1, 2010

MSU president Simon facing tough budget year

East Lansing, MI –

Michigan State University is facing tough economic times, with state funding on the decline.

The university is considering a series of department consolidations and closings to address anticipated shortfalls over the next several years.

WKAR's Scott Pohl recently spoke with president Lou Anna Simon about the university's finances.