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November 18, 2003


Austin Peays annual Scholarship Donor and Recipient Dinner, scheduled for Nov. 20, has been postponed until Spring 2004. For more information, telephone 7127.
November 18, 2003


Austin Peay's annual Scholarship Donor and Recipient Dinner, scheduled for Nov. 20, has been postponed until Spring 2004. For more information, telephone 7127.

According to The Chronicle of Higher Education's annual salary report, presidential compensation packages at four private universities topped $800,000 in 2002. Shirley Ann Jackson, president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., headed up the list with an annual package totaling $891,400. In addition, the leaders of 12 public schools will earn more than $500,000 in 2003-04. Mary Sue Coleman, of the University of Michigan, is the top-earning president of a public institution with $677,500 in salary and benefits.