Stirring Testimonies Electrify CUNY Board Of Trustees Meeting

BARUCH COLLEGE — In the face of tuition hikes, crumbling infrastructure and other problems, around 70 CUNY students, faculty members and supporters testified to the CUNY Board of Trustees on Oct. 16. The board held its annual “Manhattan Borough Hearing” in preparation for the voting the board will conduct on the 2019 CUNY budget and more on Oct. 23.

Other officials in attendance included CUNY Chancellor James Milliken, the Manhattan CUNY college presidents and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer.