Retention, college costs crucial to Cullinan
Final two EWU presidential candidates speak
Student retenion is important for EWU presidential candidate Mary Cullinan.
If Eastern Washington University presidential finalist Mary Cullinan were to have parents have the final say on who would succeed Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo, who is retiring this summer, she might have an inside track.
Cullinan, the current president of Southern Oregon University in Ashland, received a sound round of applause and some ice-breaking laughter during her June 4 appearance in the Showalter Hall auditorium at the final presidential community forum.
It came after telling of the goal at SOU to make sure "students never come back home to live with parents," after graduating.
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