Gov. Brown presents financial dilemma

Private schools across California find themselves gathering to fight against Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed budget for 2017-18, which includes cutting the Cal Grant by 11.2 percent. $1000 CUTS The cut comes as part of Gov. Brown’s phase-out of the middle class scholarship program and would cut an average of $1,000 from each individual grant. Although the cut would not … More Gov. Brown presents financial dilemma

UCM petitions Gov. Brown’s budget

University Communications and Marketing set up a booth on Feb. 21-23 to petition against cutting the Cal Grant for low-income students. Upon presenting the budget for the upcoming fiscal year on Jan. 10, Gov. Jerry Brown proposed cutting the maximum Cal Grant award by 11.2 percent, or about $1,028. Although the cut should not affect students currently receiving … More UCM petitions Gov. Brown’s budget