University president: “We will keep the best people, and the rest of the people that don’t get on the bus, they need to find another place”

KVIA-TV has the details.

Floros said each department will have different levels of budget cuts depending on productivity and success. Some departments may see little to no budget decrease, while others may be cut substantially.

The comments by Floros concerned some faculty members, leading them to consider unionization.

“It just shows some of the people in administration are absolutely clueless to how hard we’re working and how dedicated we are,” said Christa Slaton, a professor at the university and former dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. “I can tell you, it just plummeted morale.”

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