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UC Davis Chancellor Supports Participation in the Grad Tax Walkout

UC Davis Chancellor Gary May
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 (All day)

If the engines of research at UC Davis are audible, you will hear some parts of our university sputter from a robust roar to a feeble purr on Wednesday.

The slowdown is to begin at 10 a.m. when dozens of our graduate students – many of them research assistants – walk out of their classrooms, offices and laboratories to rally in the quad to protest the tax bill that recently breezed through the U.S. House. Thousands of fellow students across the country will join the “Grad Tax Walkout” in a show of solidarity against the repeal of several tax exemptions and deductions that make college affordable for millions of Americans.

Read the full article on The Sacramento Bee's website.