Today, Congress set aside $5 million to renew the Open Textbook Pilot program for FY19, which gives grants to colleges and universities to promote adoption of free and open textbooks by professors. The program could save students up to $50 million!
SACRAMENTO – California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the landmark...
OAKLAND -- California’s flagship research university, with...
After a landmark vote by its state Assembly, California is poised to join Hawaii and become the second state committed to generating 100 percent of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources
PIRG In The News
CALPIRG Students at UC Irvine is working to save the bees!
The Guardian coverage of our kickoff meeting at UCSD to launch our campaign for 100% renewable energy in CA.
A research study on two- and four-year colleges showed that using openly licensed resources in place of textbooks could save students more than $100 per course.
On Thursday, Nov. 16 and Friday, Nov. 17, the California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) held Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, an initiative focusing on assisting students with struggles in food insecurity and homelessness.
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