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Wednesday June 19, 2002   |   wildcat.arizona.edu   |   Online since 1994  
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JON HELGASON/Arizona Summer Wildcat
Likins stands in his office, which overlooks the campus from the top of the Administration building.
Putting a price on the president

When Peter Likins was inaugurated in 1997, he took an $80,000 pay cut from his job as Lehigh University‚s president to take over UA‚s top job.

Since then, the Arizona Board of Regents has raised Likins‚ salary twice to its current $320,000 a year. Meanwhile, Likins has piloted the institution through sweatshop scandals, a continual loss of top faculty and, most recently, a series of budget cuts that have forced the university to return tens of millions of dollars to the state.

Last week UA staff and students found out that Likins ų one of UA‚s highest-paid employees ų would get a $148,394 raise.

They were shocked. [Read article]

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Putting a price on the president
UA alum turns back short of Everest summit
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UA alum turns back short of Everest summit

With the wind picking up, a mistake with an oxygen tank and climbers losing their momentum, one guide radioed another to discuss whether the women‚s climbing team should attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest, a few hundred feet away. [Read article]

Fans flock to see Cards

Many UA players and coaches watch the NFL team practice

Pat Chiusano has been a Cardinal fan since the team relocated to Arizona in 1988, but he has never had the chance to see his favorite team practice. [Read article]

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Comprehensive Campus Plan needs őreality check‚

I read your recent article on the Campus Comprehensive Plan with interest. [Read article]

Day tripper

Odd locales await the intrepid

Remember long summers when you had nothing better to do than pile into a cramped two-door compact and drive across the country? [Read article]

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