San Jose State looses to UC Berkeley
Posted in the Berkeley Forum
#1 Jun 28, 2012
University of California Berkeley access, affordability is farther and farther out of reach. UC Berkeley Chancellor Birgeneau, Provost Breslauer leave an indelible mark on access and affordability. Self absorbed, arrogant Chancellor Provost are outspoken on elite public Cal.charging Californians much higher tuition. Number 1 ranked Harvard is now less costly. Cal. tuition is rising faster than costs at other universities. The charge Californians higher tuition makes Cal. the most expensive public university!
Birgeneau ($450,000 salary) Breslauer ($306,000 salary) like to blame the politicians, since they stopped giving them every dollar expected. The charge Californians more tuition skyrocketed fees by an average 14% per year from 2006 to 2011-12 academic years. If Birgeneau Breslauer had allowed fees to rise at the same rate of inflation over the past 10 years they would still be in reach of most middle income students. Disparities in higher education defeat the promise of equality of opportunity. An unacceptable legacy for students, parents, politicians!
Additional funding should sunset. The economic downturn is devastating California. Simply asking Californians for more money to fund inept Cal. leadership, old expensive higher education models and support burdensome salaries, bonuses, and pensions is not the answer.
UC Berkeley is to maximize access to the widest number of Californians at a reasonable cost: mission of diversity and equality of opportunity. Birgeneaus Breslauers charge Californians higher tuition denies middle income Californians the transformative value of Cals higher education.
Opinions? UC Board of Regents [email protected] Calif. State Senators, Assembly members.
Cal. now ranked as most expensive public university in America. Cal is #1 !
#2 Jun 29, 2012
And here I thought I was gonna read about a ballgame or something.....
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