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Quick Takes: Layoffs at DeVry, Florida Dumps Coca-Cola for $27 Million, Bequest for Wellesley Power Plant

Quick Takes: Layoffs at DeVry, Florida Dumps Coca-Cola for $27 Million, Bequest for Wellesley Power Plant
May 20, 2005
  • DeVry, Inc. announced Thursday that it had eliminated the jobs of 134 faculty members -- a mix of full-time and part-time positions -- following enrollment declines at DeVry campuses. The layoffs will eventually result in $6 million in savings annually.
  • Pepsi outbid Coca-Cola by $7 million and won a $27 million contract for the right to sell its products exclusively at the University of Florida, reported The Gainesville Sun.
  • An article in The Boston Globe tells the story of an unusual alumna's $27 million bequest to Wellesley College -- with most of the funds designated to support its power plant.
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