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State budget causes waves in higher education

May 6, 2015

May 6th, 2015 By Alexandria Zamecnik Weeks away from leaving the Joint Finance Committee and even being signed into law, the 2015-17 biennial budget is already causing waves in the higher education world. "If the budget is enacted as proposed, UW-Whitewater would have a budget reduction of $6.4...

Tuition increase necessary for big picture

September 21, 2011

The 5.5 percent increase in tuition this school year is a direct effect of the state’s budget repair bill passed by the state legislature in March. As college students, money is always tight and the $322 dollar increase will be felt by many. However, when assessing this issue it’s important...

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