State must invest in higher education


San Francisco Chronicle — In an opinion column, newly appointed California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White makes the case for continuing public support for higher education in California.

San Francisco ChronicleWhite, a graduate of all three tiers of public higher education in California and currently chancellor at UC Riverside, wrote, “I have doubled down on my commitment to the state of California, a place that transformed me personally and for which, despite all of the challenges, I have great hope and optimism. I am reminded – and I would remind you – it is our collective responsibility to support this state’s historically wise investment in the next generation.”

The article was published Oct. 19, 2012.

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