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Larry Stephenson
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GCC lowers tuition, stops charging seniors

In a three-to-one vote, the Gila Community College Board Thursday decided to return tuition prices to the pre-2011 schedule and reinstate free tuition for seniors.

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Better late than never

GCC gets good, but belated budget news

After a five-month wait, the Gila Community College board learned last week that the district is solvent after all.

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College studies bare bones budget

Rise in property tax offsets continued decline in state support for GCC

The Gila Community College Board last week had its first look at a hold-the-line budget, which would replace dwindling state aid with yet another boost in the property tax. The $6.4-million budget features an $89,000 decline from this year, matching one of first enrollment decreases in years, said GCC Board President Larry Stephenson. That works out to a decline of about 1.4 percent. Stephenson said, “It looks a lot like last year’s budget, with a few small improvements.”

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