Students march on Sacramento for higher education

Thousands of students converged on Sacramento to protest declining state support of higher education yesterday. California State Student Association (CSSA) President and event organizer Greg Washington said the rally was to bring awareness to budget problems in higher education. Chants…

Students to travel 10,000 miles to start “Recolution”

With tuition costs climbing steadily and state funding for public higher education being slashed, students are paying more every year to complete their degrees. A new group, the Cal Poly Recolution of Education Club, hopes to raise $30,000 to travel…

Join the statewide protests today on Dexter Lawn and Marsh St.

When I think of the work of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement, I see that protesting does change society.

Severance tax on oil and gas for higher education fails to pass

The California State Assembly Appropriations Committee failed to approve an oil and gas severance tax that was expected to generate $1 billion in revenue for California’s higher education system last month.