Hunter College freshman Crystalina Rosario is gratefulgrateful to be in school, for the tuition assistance she gets, for the SEEK aid that covers her books and fees, for the tutoring she needs, and for her personal counselor, who helps with the academic and administrative problems students like Rosario sometimes face. But she's terrified that all of itthe aid, the books, the tutoring, the counseling, even college itselfwill be torn from her if Governor George Pataki gets his way. "I have no other options," she says, so she's fighting the governor's plans to raise tuition by $1200 and cut aid by telling her story to the City Council, to other students, to reporters, to as many... More >>>
By photo: Julia Xanthos
In the cut: Christopher Day speaks out against Pataki plan at Hunter College.