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October 18, 2017
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UMass Trustess Rescind Mugabe's Honorary Degree
(2008-06-13)
(wfcr) - Trustees of the University of Massachusetts Thursday voted unanimously to rescind an honorary degree awarded to Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. WFCR's Kari Njiiri reports.

Trustees also voted to approve a partial fee waiver for Massachusetts veterans who have served in Iraq or Afghanistan since the September 11th attacks. Under the welcome home waiver, veterans admitted to a degree program at U-Mass could be eligible for up to $8,000 in waived fees.
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