"The cost is hard to reconcile with the actual numbers," said Barbara Bowen, president of the union that represents faculty at the City University of New York.
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Union head Barbara Bowen said the board should be composed "of qualified people with genuine expertise in higher education, who will respect the faculty, staff and students in whose interests they serve."
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