Where are they now?: UDC’s tuition hike, one week later

Block sweet block Ok, so it’s a little early for nostalgia, but it’s only fair that we keep you posted. In last week’s cover story, Eric Pilch explained the passion and rationale that accompanied the University of the District of Columbia’s Board of Trustee’s decision to raise tuition at D.C.’s only public university. Guess City […]

UDC students protest 85% tuition increase

UDC President Allen Sessoms University of District of Columbia President Allen Sessoms and his attempt for a massive increase in UDC tuition rates are coming under attack from UDC students. Yesterday, a protest against the rate increase was attended by 150 people, according to organizers, and protesters plan a sit-in in front of the university […]

Incoming UDC prez tries to outrun his past

The University of the District of Columbia is getting a new president, after a lengthy search process that included unprecedented input from Mayor Adrian Fenty. The Post‘s take on the new prez, Allen Sessoms, makes him sound like a stand up guy who doubled the endowment at his last school, Delaware State. That information comes […]