‘Getting to the Bottom of It’: Reacting to officials’ proposed increased in STEM majors

On this week’s episode, history department chair Katrin Schultheiss discusses concerns among faculty that University President Thomas LeBlanc’s plan to increase the proportion of STEM majors will prompt officials to shrink funds in non-STEM departments. Editors also dive into local government news and describe student social media influencers.

“Getting to the Bottom of It” is hosted by Meredith Roaten and features culture editor Sidney Lee. This podcast is produced by producer Jacob Folvag, assistant photo editor Arielle Bader and podcast host Meredith Roaten. Music is produced by Aulx Studio. Special thanks to Lia DeGroot and Katrin Schultheiss for joining us.

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