1982 Stu­dents Protest In­creas­ing Fees and Govern­ment Cut­backs

Trek Magazine - - Message From The President -

A univer­sity bud­get short­fall of $7.5 mil­lion and the pro­vin­cial govern­ment’s re­fusal to pro­vide ad­di­tional fund­ing forces UBC to raise tu­ition fees an av­er­age of 32.8 per cent, and con­sider cut­ting fac­ulty and sup­port staff. Stu­dent protests, in­clud­ing a cam­pus-wide “day of mourn­ing,” have lit­tle ef­fect.

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