Master Plan Press Releases

Review of California’s Master Plan for Higher Education Continues with Hearing on Faculty and Staff Needs

May 7, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymembers Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto), Jose Medina (D-Riverside), and Dr. Shirley Weber (D-San Diego) held the fourth hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education in California today. Today at UC Riverside, the Select Committee met with representatives from the California Community College, CSU, and UC systems to discuss what faculty and staff need so they can better support students. 


Students tell Legislators about the Crushing Total Cost of College

March 2, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymembers Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) and Dr. Joaquin Arambula (D-Fresno) released the following statements after meeting with students and education leaders to discuss college affordability and student needs such as food, housing, and mental health care:

Assemblymembers Dr. Joaquin Arambula and Marc Berman.


Berman and Colleagues Discuss Future of California Master Plan with UC, CSU, CCC and AICCU Leaders

August 31, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) convened the first hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education in California. Janet Napolitano, President of the University of California, Dr. Joseph I.

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