Robert King http://wkms.org en Ky. Council on Postsecondary Education President Robert King up for University of Wisconsin Job http://wkms.org/post/ky-council-postsecondary-education-president-robert-king-university-wisconsin-job <p>University of Wisconsin System officials have released the names of the finalists vying to become the next system president.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The candidates include Raymond Cross, chancellor of the UW Colleges and Extension; Peter Garland, executive vice chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education; and Robert King, president of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.</span></p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 18:59:04 +0000 The Associated Press 37749 at http://wkms.org Ky. Council on Postsecondary Education President Robert King up for University of Wisconsin Job Ky. Council on Postsecondary Education Angling for More State Funding http://wkms.org/post/ky-council-postsecondary-education-angling-more-state-funding <p>Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education is making a run at more funding for state colleges and universities.</p><p>The CPE will ask the legislature for 4.9&nbsp; and 5.3 percent increases respectively for the upcoming two-year budget cycle. The request comes as higher education state funding has dropped by nearly a third since 2008.</p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:33:00 +0000 Chad Lampe & John Null 36627 at http://wkms.org Ky. Council on Postsecondary Education Angling for More State Funding