Friday, February 24, 2017

Napolitano Releases Plan to Assist Undocumented Students

Following the results of the general election, UC President Janet Napolitano announced on Nov. 15 her plan to establish a “Working Group in Support of Undocumented Students at the University of California.” According to an email...

Students Could Face Tuition Hike Next Academic Year

University of California and California State University students may face a tuition increase next year if the UC Board of Regents and the Board of Trustees approve UC and CSU officials’ request in January....

Trump Win Sparks Widespread Protest

As the reality set in on Tuesday night that Donald J. Trump would be named president-elect of the United States, thousands of students at UCSD and around the country mobilized to express their discontent...

UC System Extends Application Period for Transfer Students

The University of California has extended the Fall 2017 transfer student application deadline from November to Jan. 3 to give applicants more preparation time. The change was announced on Oct. 31 and will be...

UC Regent Apologizes for Harassing Podcast Host

UC Regent Norman J. Pattiz apologized last Tuesday for sexually harassing podcaster Heather McDonald after asking to hold her breasts. McDonald, who is also a comedian and former “Chelsea Lately” writer, released the May...

U.S. Legislators Send Napolitano Letters Against Outsourcing UCSF Tech Jobs

Several members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent letters to UC President Janet Napolitano this past week, requesting that she reverse her decision to lay off 17 percent of UCSF’s IT workers and...

UC Berkeley Fraternities Suspend Social Activities Following Sexual Assault Reports

The Interfraternity Council at UC Berkeley suspended social activities on Tuesday, Oct. 18 after receiving reports that two students were sexually assaulted at fraternity parties over the weekend. The council announced the suspension in a...

UC President Writes Op-Ed on Free Speech

The Boston Globe published an op-ed piece by UC President Janet Napolitano on Oct. 2, which called for a revival of free speech on campus. Napolitano acknowledges the developing demographic of college campuses but...

California Invests Millions in UC Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The California State Assembly passed a bill on Sept. 30 to invest $22 million between all ten UC campuses equally to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation. Assembly Bill 2664, authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand...

UC System Welcomes Most Diverse Class in History

The University of California has enrolled the most diverse class of California freshmen and transfer students in its history for the Fall Quarter 2016. According to data posted by the UC Office of the...

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