Wednesday, December 8, 2021

All posts tagged "UPR"

  • UPR students, professors go on strike

    SAN JUAN – Among the proposals approved by their respective national assemblies Wednesday, April 5,  strikes were put into effect by University of Puerto Rico (UPR) students and faculty across the 11 campuses. The students approved a...

    • Posted April 6, 2017
  • UPR to evaluate 5 candidates for its presidency

    SAN JUAN — Education Secretary Julia Keleher said Tuesday that five of 14 candidates are qualified to preside over the University of Puerto Rico (UPR), thus beginning the university board’s process to elect its new president. “We thank all the...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
  • Governor leaves it up to UPR to select its president

    Says he respects university autonomy and will wait for university's fiscal plan to take more action

    • Posted April 4, 2017
  • UPR President meets with the Fiscal Board Chairman

    SAN JUAN – After having to cancel a March 17 meeting, Nivia Fernández, president of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) was able to meet Monday with José Carrión III, president of the Financial Oversight and Management...

    • Posted April 3, 2017
  • UPR students begin week-long strike

    SAN JUAN – When the clock struck midnight, groups of about 20 people blocked each of the six vehicle access-control and three secondary gates of the University of Puerto Rico’s Río Piedras campus to protest proposed multimillion-dollar...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
  • Gov. Rosselló requests lowering UPR budget cut

    SAN JUAN – Gov. Ricardo Rosselló asked the fiscal control board on Monday to reduce from $450 million to $241 million the budget cut the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) would have to implement on or before the...

    • Posted March 20, 2017
  • Measures to raise funds for UPR presented

    Range from sale of commemorative license plates to credits sold ahead of enrollment

    • Posted February 24, 2017
  • Rosselló argues UPR has opportunities to increase revenues

    Governor says increased revenues would help achieve the $300 million in budgetary adjustments

    • Posted February 20, 2017
  • Villafañe scrutinizes ‘abandonment’ of the UPR

    Affirms officials who resigned handed the UPR over to the fiscal board

    • Posted February 20, 2017
  • UPR Crisis by the Numbers

    A look at the proposed $300 million cut to the public higher learning institution

    • Posted February 20, 2017