KSU's Sias Gets Contract Extension

By Tony McVeigh, Kentucky Public Radio Kentucky State University President Mary Sias is being asked to stay on the job through April 2016.  The three-year extension to her current contract was unanimously approved Thursday by the KSU Board of Regents, which also boosted retention bonuses for Sias.  Sias, who’s entering her seventh year as president, says there’s still […]

KSU's Sias Asks Lawmakers To Avoid More Education Cuts

Kentucky State University President Mary Sias is the latest public college president to appear before a House budget subcommittee in Frankfort. Like her colleagues, Sias pleaded with lawmakers to hold the line on further budget cuts. But Rep. Arnold Simpson, who chairs the panel, says additional cuts may be unavoidable. “Now, I know you don’t […]