April 8, 1999......Volume 28, Issue 27

News . . . . Arts . . . . Calendars . . . . Letters . . . . Links . . . . Deadlines . . . . Archive

Search the contents of the Intercom archives and
news releases issued by the Department of Public Information.

Faculty Senate endorses equity across health plans
The University Faculty Senate on March 30 passed a recommendation to slowly phase in increased employee contributions to the HMO health plans over seven years, instead of five years as was suggested by a recent University task force report

Court stay gives NCAA time to plan
A recent decision by a federal appeals court in Philadelphia temporarily restores the NCAA's freshman eligibility standards, which were thrown out by an earlier lower court ruling. The stay has given the NCAA time to discuss its academic standards, according to University President Graham B. Spanier.

Senior vice president plans to retire in June
Carol Herrmann, senior vice president for administration, has announced plans to retire from the University at the end of June.


For more news and features, click here.

Digital Intercom is produced in the Office of University Relations at The Pennsylvania State University.
This site was developed by Annemarie Mountz.
This page was updated by Chris Koleno.