They say their county's education department has withheld funds sent by central government authorities for their school.
University affiliation of the instructors may have allowed the course to proceed without interference by authorities.
Chinese authorities decline so far to interfere in an event usually considered politically sensitive.
Programs in place for years are now restricted, with students meeting in secret for fear of arrest.
Endangered wildlife killed include musk deer, wild sheep, and two rare snow leopards.
Rebgong county issues notice putting Tibetan and Chinese on the same footing after hotel protest.
Kelsang Tsering is in a hospital in Sichuan for treatment of a life-threatening injury, a Tibetan source says.
Discriminatory move in a Tibetan-populated county in Qinghai sparks outrage online.
Konchog Gyatso had previously escaped to India, where he studied in a monastery before returning to China.