Posted in Media NC legislature Politics

Misplaced outrage over l’affaire Gerlach

  If you caught NC Spin this week, or read the driveby media,  you saw and heard a whole lot of self-righteous outrage about the events which led to the resignation of interim ECU chancellor Dan Gerlach. Chris Fitzsimon was one of the loudest complainers…

Posted in Education NC legislature NC State Government

ECU’s med school $$$ woes? (Sad, but problem is BIGGER than another govt bailout can fix.)

The drive-bys are telling us that the medical school at East Carolina is in deep trouble: The chancellor of East Carolina University says the medical school in Greenville could close in five years unless its financial losses are reduced. Chancellor Steve Ballard told WNCT-TV that…