Protesters Interrupt Board of Trustees Meeting to Stop Tuition Hike

Baruch College–The CUNY Board of Trustees meeting on Dec. 16 was paused due to organized protest chants from the audience against the proposed $320 tuition hike. The meeting took place on the 14th floor of Baruch College’s Newman Vertical Campus, and students and faculty from various CUNY colleges attended the public meeting. After the meeting’s interruption due to protests, the tuition hike was still approved.