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August 11, 2010
SUNY Strategic Plan Falls in Step with President Obama's Higher Education Initiatives

(SUNY news release)

August 9, 2010
Zimpher takes responsibility for SUNY Empowerment setback

YNN Capital Tonight

August 6, 2010
Colleges as economic engines

(Westchester County Business Journal)

August 5, 2010
SUNY autonomy bill deserves another look

(Newsday Editorial)

Budget slams UB 2020
(The Buffalo News)

New York Tuition Reform Plan Fails
(Inside Higher Ed)

August 4, 2010
Stony Brook anticipates major cuts

(Long Island Business News)

Power the Innovation Economy
(Post Standard Op-Ed)

Statement from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher on Future of the Empowerment Act
(SUNY News Release)

Statement from UB President John B. Simpson Regarding the State Budget and Future of SUNY Empowerment Reforms
(University at Buffalo New Center)

NY budget passes, minus SUNY measure
(Buffalo Business First)

SUNY Chancellor Shows Her Mettle, Even as Universities Lose a Key Legislative Battle
(The Chronicle of Higher Education)

August 2, 2010
Empowering SUNY would spur economic development

(Democrat and

Money for nothing: SUNY and CUNY need to be set free from Albany meddling
(New York Daily News Editorial)

First, SUNY; then a budget
(The Times Union)

July 31, 2010
They can get it wrong

(The Troy Record)

July 30, 2010
Deal takes shape to revise SUNY financing

(The Buffalo News)

July 27, 2010
SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher Leads Washington Outreach for Urban Serving Universities

(SUNY News Release)

Stop Raiding the Ivory Tower
(The New York Times)

July 25, 2010
Albany Should Proceed with SUNY Reforms

(New York Times Editorial)

SUNY must be saved: State’s public colleges have to be pried from Albany’s grip
(NY Daily News Editorial)

July 22, 2010
SUNY Chancellor Explains Push to Raise Tuition

(WNYC News)

July 19, 2010
The Accidental Giant of Higher Education

(The New York Times)

July 18, 2010
Obstinate senator helps fix Albany

(Crain’s New York Business)

July 16, 2010
Assembly opponents are undermining working people

(The Buffalo News)

July 15, 2010
Statement from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher on Siena Poll Findings Regarding Empowerment Act
(SUNY news release)

Full Siena Poll
(Siena Research Institute)

Voters give Legislature “F” on Budget; Gov Fares Better, Not Great
(Siena Research Institute)

State Schools face credit crunch of their own
(The Times Union)

July 2, 2010
Framing the Conversation on Research Universities

(Inside Higher Ed)

June 29, 2010
Budget may be the end of UB 2020 plans


SUNY students support differential tuition plan
(Buffalo News Editorial)

Budget Fallout: Higher Ed plan jeopardized
(Buffalo Business First)

June 24, 2010
Major Employers, Unions Announce Support for Empowerment Act

(SUNY News Release)

June 23, 2010
Let students speak for themselves on tuition

(The Buffalo News)

June 22, 2010
New York Budget Talks Stall on University Proposal

(The New York Times)

June 21, 2010
Paterson Weighs School-Aid Deal

(The Wall Street Journal)

June 20, 2010
Where we stand . . .

(The Buffalo News)

June 18, 2010
SUNY's Zimpher sees economic power

(Buffalo Business First)

Shift SUNY tuition control
(Greater Binghamton

June 15, 2010
Pass SUNY reform

(The Buffalo News)

June 13, 2010
SUNY's fate hinges on votes in Assembly

(The Buffalo News)

June 7, 2010
Capital Profile, Nancy Zimpher

(Albany Times Union)

June 5, 2010
New RNA lab could spawn jobs: SUNY sees potential in leasing space at colleges to businesses doing research

(Albany Times Union)

June 4, 2010
Colleges told to expect more cuts

(The Business Review)

May 16, 2010
Legislature should let SUNY power up

(Newsday editorial)

May 13, 2010
SBU President Says Public Colleges and Universities Need the Reforms Included in Governor’s Budget Proposal

(Stony Brook news release)

Closer to help for SUNY
(Elmira Star-Gazette editorial)

May 12, 2010
Governor joined by higher education officials to push for SUNY reforms
(WBFO Radio)

Lazio, Paterson find common ground
(Long Island Examiner)

May 11, 2010
Governor Paterson Calls for the Passage of the Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act

(Governor's Office press release)

Paterson, education administrators call for reform
(Albany Times-Union)

Governor seeks Legislature's support of SUNY 'empowerment' bill
(Ithaca Journal)

President Simpson Joins Gov. Paterson at Rally to Urge Passage of SUNY Reforms
(University at Buffalo news release)

May 5, 2010
Schroeder calls Silver ‘obstructionist’ on UB’s 2020 program

(The Buffalo News)

Leaders urge SUNY reform, opposition abound
(The Stylus)

Chancellor unveils SUNY's 'road map'
(The Stylus)

SUNY leader pitches strategic plan at MCC
(Rochester Business Journal)

Letter: SUNY union is 'all wrong' on Act
(Letter by Chris Lanz, Chairman, Faculty Senate, Potsdam State College, The Daily News)

May 3, 2010
SUNY plan gets thumbs up from business leaders

(Legislative Gazette)

April 27, 2010
NYS Business, Government, Industry Leaders Urge Legislature to Pass Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act
(SUNY news release)

April 23, 2010
SUNY's new strategy

(Rochester Business Journal)

Why We Were Forced to Streamline Southampton Operations
(Point of View: Dr. Samuel L. Stanley, Jr. President, Stony Brook University, The Sag Harbor Express)

April 20, 2010
Response: State University Of New York System

(Response by David Henahan, Office of Public Relations, SUNY,

April 19, 2010
SUNY sets out to revitalize state's economy

(Legislative Gazette)

April 18, 2010
State should enact new plan for its universities

(Editorial, The Buffalo News)

April 17, 2010
SUNY officials applaud new strategic plan

(Evening Observer)

Commentary: SUNY ESF President Cornelius B. Murphy supports Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act
(Letter by Cornelius B. Murphy, President SUNY ESF, Opinion Blog, Syracuse.Com)

April 15, 2010
Hefner calls on state to stop ‘political footballing’

(Evening Observer)

April 14, 2010
Poll shows strong support for PHEEIA legislation among Stony Brook faculty
(Stony Brook news release)

State must help its universities
(Editorial, The Buffalo News)

PSS supports SUNY reforms
(UB Reporter)

SBU prez faces budget woes, job cuts coming
(Times Beacon Record)

April 11, 2010
Law and Order: SUNY Victims Unit

(The Stony Brook Press)

March 24, 2010
Statement from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher on Student Support of Empowerment and Innovation Act

(SUNY news release)

March 22, 2010
Senate endorses SUNY setting tuitions

(Long Island Business News)

Students Declare Support for Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act
(Student Assembly of SUNY press release)

March 19, 2010
It's time to free SUNY from the Albany budget process

(op-ed by SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher, Newsday)

March 14, 2010
Empowerment Act: Setting SUNY on new course

(Greater Binghamton

March 13, 2010
Legislation would allow system to reach its potential

(Letter from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher in the Buffalo News and Opinion)

Time for SUNY to lead the charge

Legislation can re-position SUNY and help grow its greatness
(Letter from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher in the Utica Obersver Dispatch)

March 11, 2010
LIA Board Supports Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act

(Long Island Association news release)

March 5, 2010
Aiding SUNY can revive NY

(Letter from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher in the Albany Times Union)

Feb. 20, 1010
Time to let SUNY soar
(Newsday editorial)

Feb. 15, 2010
Remnants of Spitzer's Plans for Universities Are in Peril
(New York Times)

Feb. 3, 2010
Officials Outline Advocacy Day Plans
(Albany Student Press)

Feb. 2, 2010
State lawmakers should give SUNY trustees power to set tuition hikes
(Rochester Democrat & Chronicle editorial)

State could keep bigger share of tuition hike in 2010 budget
(Binghamton University Pipe Dream)

Feb. 1, 2010
GCC president supports proposed college legislation
(The Batavian)

Jan. 31, 2010
SUNY tuition policy needs change
(Letter from SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher to the editor of the Auburn Citizen)

Jan. 27, 1010
SUNY embraces governor's deregulation plan but opposes proposed spending cuts (Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin)

Statement from SUNY Chancellor Zimpher and CUNY Chancellor Goldstein
(SUNY/CUNY news release)

Testimony of SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher before Senate Finance and Assembly Ways & Means Committees

Jan. 25, 2010
Gov's education act gets warm reception from SUNY presidents
(Legislative Gazette)

Jan. 23, 2010
Education plans: Paterson showing leadership
(Watertown Daily Times editorial)

Jan. 22, 2010
Purchase College Supports Governor’s Higher Ed. Act

SUNY autonomy: Paterson proposal allows colleges to determine tuition
(UB Spectrum editorial)

Lessons learned should help SUNY reforms
(UB Reporter)

Jan 21, 2010
SUNY, Empowered: Governor's plan puts decision-making where it belongs
(Syracuse Post-Standard editorial)

NCCC president supports SUNY reform package
(Adirondack Daily Enterprise)

Jan. 20, 2010
Empowering Public Higher Education
(Stony Brook Happenings)

Campus management budget proposal is a good and needed move by governor
(Buffalo News editorial)

SUNY presidents like new flexibility
(Times Herald-Record)

ASC president backs changes for SUNY
(Hornell Evening Tribune)

Jan. 19, 2010
SUNY Chancellor applauding Paterson budget

Jan. 18, 2010
SUNY Schools Hailing Reform
(Watertown Daily Times)

Jan. 17, 2010
Paterson unveils higher education reform plan
(Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin)

SUNY Chancellors urge passage of education legislation
(WSYR-TV, Syracuse)

Jan. 16, 2010
Gov. David Paterson wants SUNY and CUNY to set their tuition, not state
(New York Daily News)

Jan. 15, 2010
Landmark Reform Package Promises to Transform University at Albany and Public Higher Education Throughout New York
(University at Albany News Release)

Stony Brook University President "Tremendously Excited" about Governor's Executive Budget Proposal
(Stony Brook University News Release)

Plan Would Allow SUNY and CUNY to Set Tuition
(New York Times)

Paterson to propose major changes in SUNY funding methods
(Newsday, subscription required)

Paterson wants to let SUNY control tuition
(Buffalo News)

Central New York SUNY presidents laud governor's call to empower public higher education
(SUNY Oswego News Release)

SUNY may receive tuition flexibility
(Business First)

Gov. Paterson's 'Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act' Will Benefit UB, SUNY and Western New York
(University at Buffalo News Release)


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