George Washington U. Spends $500K Welcoming New President Amid Layoffs
| Mike LaChance
12/7/2017 8:58 AM EST
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George Washington University recently spent half a million dollars inaugurating its new president over a three-day period, a price tag that comes after recent budget cuts and employee layoffs.
When university president Thomas LeBlanc was sworn into office in November, the school spent about $500,000 on a three-day series of events, according to The GW Hatchet, the campus newspaper.
Schedule - Events - University - Website - Student
The schedule of events, according to the university’s website, included a student brunch, a ninety-minute inauguration ceremony, an “inaugural celebration,” an invitation-only dinner at...
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