Effectiveness and Efficiency Initiative

Article and News Coverage

Voluntary Cuts: New Tactic to Preserve State Support
University System of Maryland froze tuition and won over lawmakers by trimming $94-million

The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 17, 2008

Who Leads?
Inside Higher Ed., July 21, 2008

Views: Facing Up to Debt
Inside Higher Ed., July 14, 2008

Cost-Conscious Colleges: Business Columnist Steve Pearlstein profiles USM's E&E Efforts
The Washington Post, November 16, 2007

Transforming Maryland: Status of state's economy rests with quality of its higher education
The Gazette, September 28, 2007

A model of efficiency (and effectiveness): University System of Maryland proves it's possible
Public Purpose, April/May 2007

Kirwan pushes USM in the right direction
Baltimore Examiner, April 30, 2007

Higher Education's "Accountability" Imperative: How the University System of Maryland Responded
Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, March/April 2007

"Effectiveness and Efficiency": The University System of Maryland's campaign to control costs and increase student aid
National CrossTalk, Spring 2006