Tag Archives: Jonathan Wharton

State budget cuts impact university


Alex Palmieri – News Writer Connecticut has proposed a budget cut that will be affecting the state tremendously, said Jonathan Wharton. “This is an issue I’ve been stressing and suggesting that is of major importance,” said Wharton, political science professor at Southern. “It was well known over the past five years, minimum, that our debt was significant here in Connecticut.”

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Sticking to the four-year plan


Lynandro Simmons – General Assignment Reporter Staying within the structure of a four-year plan in college is difficult but possible, said Jonathan Wharton, a political science professor and academic advisor. “It’s more about strategizing and planning,” said Wharton. There are a plethora of things – minor classes, work outside of school, finances – that students have to plan for in

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Unsung Hero: Jonathan Wharton


Maya Obeid – Special to the Southern News Jonathan Wharton has been a political science and urban affairs professor at Southern for the last three years. He specializes in state and local government. After graduating from Howard University in 1996 with a bachelor’s in history, he continued his education at Rutgers University. He finished with his Ph.D. in political science

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