Local News
12:51 pm
Thu March 3, 2011

Grant for Developmentally/Intellectually Disabled Faces Budget Cut in the U.S. Senate

" Highland Heights, Ky." – Educators at NKU and at UK will be watching the U.S. senate vote today on whether a 2.2 million dollar grant to support a partnership to assist students with developmental/intellectual disabilities will survive the new budget cuts. Dr. Missy Jones, leader of the program at NKU says the Supported Higher Education Project is designed to include students in all aspects of college life. Jones stopped by the WNKU studios to talk to Matt Kelley about the program. (get more info at www.shepky.org)