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April 25, 2010
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Opinion: Money isn’t the only problem threatening UC system

Here is an excellent opinion piece by two UCD Med School profs, published in the San Jose Mercury, January 2010.

If the newly constituted legislative Joint Committee on the Master Plan of Higher Education gets smart, administrative machinations of the University of California will ebb away, and the returning flow of law governance — not money — will restore the public trust in finding a new direction to support higher Certainly the state’s economic woes have taxed creativity for stopgap measures. But they have also convenient cover for some sensibilities that augur only rising instruction cuts, declining educational student fees, increasing furloughs and a swelling administrative bloat. Continue reading