Most “Yes” on Question 2 money comes from out-of-state corporate donors. Continue reading “Who wants more charter schools?”
Charlie Baker’s Education Secretary said our public higher education system is “a formula for mediocrity.” Continue reading “Peyser outlines corporate agenda for higher ed”
In a drubbing, Jehlen received 80 percent of the vote.
Continue reading “Pat Jehlen wins senate primary”
SBS Dean John Hird wrote that the university will “restore the success” of the Labor Center in an email to faculty and staff.
Continue reading “UMass admins deny ‘attack’ on Labor Center”
UMass to gut Labor Studies program unless it becomes a “revenue generator,” says former director.
Continue reading “UMass Amherst admins force out Labor Center director”
Low state funding is responsible for the growth in out-of-state student enrollment. Continue reading “Pioneer Institute’s UMass report misses real problem”
Underrepresented minority enrollment at UMass Amherst has only increased four percent over the last 40 years. Continue reading “People of color severely underrepresented at UMass Amherst”
“China holds the majority of our national debt.” Wrong.
“We are so tied in with China… that (they) are now taking the U.S. market down.” Wrong again. Continue reading “China isn’t as important as we think”
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.