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The allocation, which should mitigate an upcoming 5 to 8 percent fee increase, is higher than some proposals, but much lower than UMass requested.
The UMass Lowell graduate took over the UMass President’s office on July 1.
Laws and media perpetuate racism. In America, racism is anti-black.
For Massachusetts to be great, the Commonwealth has to stop underfunding its public higher education system.
UMass doesn’t have to refuse admission of Iranian nationals to energy-related majors, and administrators should oppose the law they used to justify the policy.