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|Volume 68, Issue 143,
Wednesday, May 28, 2003
OK's 'One Fund' bill
A bill to combine the stateis two largest higher education
research funds won favor in the Senate Finance Committee, who approved
the bill 9 to 4 on May 22 to send it to floor discussion and possibly a
Staff elects new council president
Building bridges and keeping communication lines open
are among Angie Shorttis top priorities this year as she plans to provide
leadership to the organization focused mainly on staff issues.
Research spending skyrockets
Research spending at UH has increased more than 58 percent
since 1999. Itis the biggest percentage increase in expenditures among
Texasi largest public research and development universities during the
same time period.