The Charger Bulletin

University to Temporarily Furlough Employees

University to Temporarily Furlough Employees

Corina Rodriguez, Managing Editor

April 8, 2020

In an email sent to faculty on April 3, university president Steven Kaplan said some university employees would be temporarily furloughed. That means the employees are not being fired, but rather temporarily suspended for the time being while the university recovers from significant budgetary shortfall...

10 Spooky Things to Do on a Budget

10 Spooky Things to Do on a Budget

Quiana Criales, Contributing Writer

October 26, 2017

Let’s face it, the whole month of October is used to celebrate Halloween. Are you on a low budget and feel like you cannot fully enjoy the holiday? With overpriced haunted houses and hayrides, how are college students supposed to enjoy Halloween? Over this much needed fall break, consider some of th...

Treasurer’s Tip

Annalisa Berardinelli

April 13, 2016

May 6: The Last Day May 6 is the absolute last day for all paperwork! This includes invoices, Check Requests, everything! If you do not submit these items before May 6, the payments will come out of your budget NEXT year. Please let me know if you are going to have any of issues meeting this dea...

Treasurer’s Tip

John Foti

February 11, 2015

Budgeting Basics RSOs: as we move further into this semester, this means that the Yearly Budget Process is quickly approaching! Here’s a couple of tips that can help when preparing for the Yearly Budget Process. First off the easiest thing you can do when looking ahead is to track what y...

Treasurer’s Tip

John Foti

February 5, 2015

Stay Informed RSOs, as we begin to move forward into this semester, it’s so vitally important to make sure that members of your organization, especially your President and Treasurer, understand the USGA financial system. Last semester I had put in a little information about the various methods RSOs can ut...

Charging Forward

Elissa Sanci

September 17, 2014

Charging Forward is the University of New Haven’s new initiative meant to prioritize academic and administrative programs and reallocate resources to better the campus community. “Charging Forward is not a cost-cutting effort; it is strategic resource allocation,” said University President St...

What Really Happened with the SCOPE Miscellaneous Budget Request?

The Charger Bulletin

November 7, 2012

By ROSS WEINER What really happened with SCOPE? Are they not going to hold Spring Weekend? As a USGA Senator, I will tell you what exactly happened with SCOPE and the miscellaneous request. As we all know, any club or organization can get money from USGA miscellaneous account. SCOPE had money cut...

UNH Facing Operating Budget Holdback

Isaak Kifle

October 24, 2012

In an e-mail sent out to the UNH community last Friday, President Kaplan announced that a 10 percent holdback has been implemented to operating budgets across the university, with the exception of operating budgets involving public safety, personnel and utilities among a few others. A holdback is...

No Spring Weekend?!

The Charger Bulletin

October 24, 2012

An Open Letter from SCOPE President Rachel Boulerice This past Friday in USGA, SCOPE went up for money from miscellaneous for weekend programming. Although the budget committee recommended giving the full amount requested, the students that represented their organizations, as well as the Senate th...

Obama Unveils $3.83T Budget with Massive Deficits

The Associated Press

February 3, 2010

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.83 trillion budget on Monday that would pour more money into the fight against high unemployment, boost taxes on the wealthy and freeze spending for a wide swath of government programs. The deficit for this year would surge to a record-breaking...

White House, Congress projects record deficits

Liz De La Torre

August 25, 2009

WASHINGTON – The federal government faces exploding deficits and mounting debt over the next decade, White House and congressional budget officials projected Tuesday in competing but similar economic forecasts. Both the White House Office of Management and Budget and the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office pr...

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