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2020 census push to increase federal funding

UTSA encouraged students to get involved in the 2020 census at an event
on Jan. 23. Census results influence the amount of federal funds disttributed
to states and localities.

Breahna Luera, News Editor

February 4, 2020

UTSA held a 2020 Census Kickoff event on Jan. 23, which informed students about what the census is and encouraged them to count themselves under their UTSA community address. “It’s important for UTSA students to be counted where they live in school rather than where the rest of their family may li...

Have some sense, fill out the census by April 1

February 24, 2010

The federal government mandates a census or nationwide count of every person residing in the United States. It asks 10 basic questions to each household in America taking, a "snapshot" of the current population. John Kaulfus, associate dean of students, said that the most private question on the census ...