Education

4/20 at CU-Boulder: $278K to shrink event well worth it, spokesman says

After a long delay, CU-Boulder has finally released the figures about how much it spent to shrink the annual 4/20 event on campus. The administration doled out $124,561.34, while student government spent $154,236.18. CU spokesman Bronson Hilliard thinks those numbers should be considered separately, rather than as a combined $278,797.52. But however the digits are viewed, he sees the sum as money well spent.
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