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RE: WJUL "Lowell SunRise"

At 09:59 PM 9/29/2003, Garrett Wollman wrote:
><<On Mon, 29 Sep 2003 20:07:10 -0400, Aaron Read <aread@speakeasy.net> said:
> > Rent (or its equivalent), internet, phones, utilities, custodians and
> > the dozens of other perks that many college radio stations enjoy for 
> "free"
> > are usually NOT paid for by the student activities fees,
>Actually, in the typical model of university accounting, they very
>much *are* paid for out of the station's budget, even though they
>never appear as a line item.  Generally, the costs of these services
>are accounted for as ``overhead'', and charged off as a percentage of
>the expenditures in every account, and the income of every paid staff
>member (for those stations which have them).

Interesting.  So is it actually "paid" out of the student activities fees 
after all?  Or are the financial wranglings too complicated to track?

Aaron "Bishop" Read             aread@speakeasy.net
FriedBagels Consulting          AOL-IM: readaaron
http://www.friedbagels.com      Boston, MA