The Coastal Packet is the local edition of the Progressive Review, following Maine news and progressive politics. Since 1964, the Review has been providing the news while there was still time to do something about it.
Friday, January 29
Higher Ed budget cuts hurting state
Center on Budget & Policy Priorities - Per-student funding for Maine’s public colleges and universities is 13% below 2008 levels. Since 2008, average tuition in Maine is up by $1,046 for four-year public colleges and universities.