All posts tagged "University of Puerto Rico"
University of Puerto Rico president requests police intervention to open campus gates
Says university administration has tried all available measures
- Posted May 22, 2017
University of Puerto Rico campus Interim Dean Resigns
Dr. Carmen H. Rivera Vega's resignation is effective immediately
- Posted May 18, 2017
Race for UPR’s Presidency Continues Despite Strike
Former UPR Bayamón chancellor makes his case
- Posted May 11, 2017
University of Puerto Rico students vote to keep strike going
Demand an audit of the island's public debt and the interim president's resignation
- Posted May 11, 2017
UPR students continue protest in Botanical Garden
SAN JUAN – Students of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) continue protesting at the institution’s administrative headquarters, five days after the Non-teaching Exempt Employees Association (HEEND by its Spanish initials) carried out a protest at the school’s botanical gardens. Members...
- Posted April 25, 2017
Puerto Rico Senate approves bill to eliminate debt audit commission
SAN JUAN – Amid yells, protests and after a protester was arrested, the Puerto Rico Senate approved a bill to eliminate the Puerto Rico Commission for the Comprehensive Audit of the Public Credit and transfer the entity’s...
- Posted April 18, 2017
UPR Río Piedras Dean Meets with Students
SAN JUAN – University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras campus (UPRRP) interim Dean Carmen Rivera Vega said Monday that dialogue and mediation with student representatives is ongoing to address their concerns regarding budget cuts to the university system and their...
- Posted April 3, 2017
Gov. Rosselló says UPR took $450M hit because it can generate revenue
Gov. Rosselló says UPR can generate revenue to deal with $450 million cut
- Posted March 16, 2017
PIP Legislators Seek to Audit UPR Debt
SAN JUAN – Puerto Rican Independence Party (PIP) legislators Denis Márquez and Juan Dalmau aim to establish a Special Commission of the University Community to Audit the Debt of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) The bill...
- Posted February 24, 2017
Méndez: UPR must keep up with the times
Affirms shouldn't be as "reliant" on State
- Posted February 23, 2017