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Students and faculty remain ambivalent to trust fund allocation by Board of Trustees

Students and faculty remain ambivalent to trust fund allocation by Board of Trustees

September 12, 2018

Despite the continued success of Graduation Initiative 2025, California State University students and faculty were concerned about how funds are being allocated by the Board of Trustees at its meeting this...

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

September 12, 2018

With only a minute-and-a-half to make her case to the Board of Trustees on the institutional racism she believes is present in the California State University system, Charmaine Lawson found herself speaking f...

Governor Brown approves $364 million for CSUs

Governor Brown approves $364 million for CSUs

June 21, 2018

After months of lobbying from students, faculty and legislators, California Governor Jerry Brown approved more funding for the California State University system June 12. State lawmakers approved the budget June 14,...

Protesters louder than Chancellor White at CSU Board of Trustees meeting

Protesters louder than Chancellor White at CSU Board of Trustees meeting

March 22, 2018

A much-anticipated tuition hike was revisited by the California State University Board of Trustees during its Tuesday meeting. The $288 increase would mark the second consecutive hike for students in the CSU...

Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

March 21, 2018

Over 30 students and faculty congregated around the doors of the California State University Chancellor’s Office in Long Beach Tuesday morning. As the crowd waited for the Board of Trustees meeting to begin, ...

Raising tuition places an unnecessary burden on CSULB students

Daniel Green, Opinions Editor

February 7, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

The Cal State system received a shock when Governor Jerry Brown released his proposal for the 2018-19 state budget. The biggest news was the decrease in funding from the expected $263 million, to a much smaller $92.1 million. This leaves a $171 million gap in funding that is likely going to be forced on students. Unfortunately, the first reaction from the Cal State Board of Trustees is to fall back on an increase in tuition. While this...

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

February 4, 2018

Trailing the announcement of a potential increase in tuition last November, the Cal State University Board of Trustees met Tuesday to discuss the issue again in more concrete terms. Going into the 2018-2019...

ASI continues to fight against the tuition increase at CSULB

ASI continues to fight against the tuition increase at CSULB

January 31, 2018

Associated Students Inc. President Joe Nino confirmed Wednesday the vote for tuition increase conducted by the Cal State University Board of Trustees will be postponed until May. The decision will be m...