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The University of Massachusetts has a new president. Marty Meehan takes over Wednesday as the 27th president of the public university system.
He has been chancellor of UMass Lowell for the last eight years and is a former congressman. He joined us to talk about the UMass system.
- "The new president of the five-campus University of Massachusetts system is proposing three-year programs for veterans as one way of cutting tuition costs."
This segment aired on July 1, 2015.