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TIMELINE: President Hart’s involvement with DeVry in news stories

(from left to right) ABOR President Eileen Klein, NAU President Rita Cheng, UA President Ann Weaver Hart and ASU President Michael Crow await to speak at Thursday’s House Committee on Government and High Education.

Almost two months ago, President Ann Weaver Hart accepted a $70,000 position on the DeVry University board. DeVry, a for-profit college, is currently being sued by the Federal Trade Commission for fraud. 

Related: Legislators back Hart’s DeVry appointment amid regents President Eileen Klein’s recent doubt. 

Hart’s current UA Salary is $665,500 a year. Since she accepted the position, she has received public backlash from students, faculty and the Tucson community.

The acceptance sparked student protests, multiple petitions and various groups — including a number of state legislators — calling for her resignation.

Check out this timeline of Hart’s involvement with DeVry in news stories:

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