Fri, Jul 17, 2009 -- 9:00 AM
UC Budget CutsDownload audio (MP3)
The University of California's Board of Regents voted this week to cut $813 million from the UC's budget, despite strong opposition among students, faculty and staff. We talk to UC President Mark Yudof and others about the potential impact of the cuts.
Host: Dave Iverson
- Andi Walden, member of the Student Worker Activist Team (SWAT) at UC Berkeley, an alliance of student groups and campus workers' unions
- Leland Yee, California state senator and sponsor of a proposed constitutional amendment to increase oversight of the UC regents
- Mark Yudof, president of the University of California
- Robert Meister, president of the Council of UC Faculty Associations and professor political and social thought at UC Santa Cruz