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CFA Special Headlines • April 5, 2018


#FreeTheCSU event draws over 1,000 students, faculty to Capitol to rally for increased state funding

In a stunning show of solidarity and strength, over 1,000 students, faculty and allies overtook the State Capitol’s North side during CFA’s #FreeTheCSU day of action Wednesday, calling on Gov. Jerry Brown to increase critical funding for the California State University.


Faculty to Assembly Committee: The CSU needs investment NOW

Faculty sent a strong message to state lawmakers during a hearing on education finance and the CSU, urging them to increase the CSU’s budget augmentation and set aside $50 million of existing, ongoing funds for more tenure-track faculty hires.


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CSU students protest to demand better funding for universities
…Students weren’t just rallying for prospective students Wednesday they were rallying for themselves, fearing they’ll be asked to make up the funding gap with tuition and fee increases.