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Starbucks To Pay 4-Year College Tuition For Employees

Starbucks is teaming up with Arizona State University to help pay tuition for more than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees.

04/07/2015

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Enrollment Of Non-Residents To Be Capped At Some UC Campuses

University of California President Janet Napolitano says she is capping nonresident enrollment at UC Berkeley and UCLA to address concerns that California students are being displaced.

03/03/2015

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UC President Napolitano Postpones Proposed Tuition Increase

University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Wednesday she is postponing a proposed tuition increase as a good-faith gesture stemming from her ongoing negotiations with Gov. Jerry Brown to resolve their standoff over higher education funding.

02/18/2015

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Obama Proposes Publicly Funded Community College For All

President Obama wants publicly funded community college available to all Americans, a sweeping proposal he argues would strengthen the U.S. workforce.

01/09/2015

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Lawmakers Push For Changes To Higher Education

Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, introduced SB15 on Tuesday that would increase state funding, redirect funds from a scholarship program, and charge a higher rate to out-of-state students.

12/02/2014

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UCLA Students Rally Against Tuition Hikes

Students at UCLA joined in protests at other university campuses Monday statewide following the announcement by UC officials of potentially hefty tuition increases.

11/24/2014

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CSU Students, State Assembly Debate Effectiveness Of ‘Success Fees’ Amid Tuition Freeze

The $5,472 annual tuition at Cal State’s 23 campuses is set by the Board of Trustees and hasn’t changed in three years – but there are other expenses hiking up costs.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/03/2014

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NCAA On College Athletes’ Hopes To Unionize: ‘Student-Athletes Are Not Employees’

Calling the NCAA a dictatorship, Northwestern’s quarterback and the United Steelworkers announced plans Tuesday to form the first labor union for college athletes — the latest salvo in the bruising fight over whether amateur players should be paid.

01/28/2014

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CSU’s Spending Could Increase By $700M Over Next 4 Years

After five years of layoffs, fee hikes and cuts in admissions, the Cal State University system is getting more money to spend.

03/18/2013

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CSU System Wants Nearly $372 Million In State Funding

CSU officials said Tuesday they will need nearly $250 million more in state funding for the next academic year than is currently proposed, an amount that Gov. Jerry Brown called “a dream more than reality.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2013

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Gov. Brown’s Budget Plan May Help Calif. Colleges Avoid Tuition Hikes

After years of difficult budget cuts, Gov. Jerry Brown is offering more money to California’s public colleges and universities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/11/2013

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CSU Postpones Talks On Tuition Rate Hikes

The Cal State Board of Trustees on Tuesday postponed a scheduled vote on undergraduate tuition increases.

11/13/2012

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Private Colleges Boom As Calif. Universities Falter

California’s public higher education crisis has a flip side: swelling enrollment, expanding faculty, and state-of-the-art construction at the state’s private colleges and universities.

10/20/2012

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CSU Approves Plan To Raise Tuition If Tax Measure Fails

A California State University panel on Tuesday approved a plan to raise tuition by 5 percent next year if voters reject Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative and trigger a $250 million funding cut to the 23-campus system.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2012

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CSU Trustees Weigh More Tuition Hikes Ahead Of Prop. 30 Vote

CSU officials are considering possible tuition increases and a reduction in graduation requirements for undergraduates ahead of the November ballot.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/18/2012

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