Students Upset By UMass Fee Hike

The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has approved a 1,500-dollar-per-student fee hike, though they say the increase could be rebated if the university system receives federal stimulus money. But, as WFCR’s Tina Antolini reports, that’s not satisfying some students’ worries…

UMass Students Walk to Dartmouth To Protest Fee Hike

A group of UMass students will start a 115 mile walk Monday to protest the increase in fees being considered by the university’s board of trustees. They’re trying to close a budget gap created by a 102 million dollar reduction in state funding for the next fiscal year. WFCR’s Tina Antolini reports.