GPSS Vice President's blog

Increasing interest rates on student loans


A letter to the Seattle Times from GPSS Secretary Melanie Mayock about the importance of addressing graduate student loans.

Wash. Legislature passes budget proposal


The state legislature finally passed a supplemental budget with relatively few cuts to UW! The cuts were related to administrative efficiencies and do not impact money going to instruction and student-related services. Most are calling this a zero cuts budget for higher education!

SHB 2213


SHB 2313 makes Board of Regent meetings follow the Open Public Meetings Act as well as mandates public comment periods and 21 days notice on any attempt to raise student fees or tuition. Winner: STUDENTS



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