Under a proposal approved by Nevada regents last week, universities and colleges will be funded based on their output rather than their enrollment.
Conceived by a consultant and clearly benefiting Southern Nevada schools, it looks like an attempt to shift funding from far flung Northern Nevada schools to the three institutions of higher learning in Southern Nevada.
We've heard again and again how college students in the Las Vegas Valley receive less per student than their northern counterparts.
We won't argue, it's true. It's called economy of scale, and we're a bit shocked that the largest institutions of higher learning …