Thursday, March 30, 2017

UC Regents Announce Online Course Expansion

The new programs include cross-campus online enrollment and course credit approval University of California officials recently announced several new initiatives to further develop online education for the UC system through the Innovative Learning Technology Initiative,...

UC Regents to Vote on New Student Adviser Position

The UC Board of Regents will vote on the formation of a unique student adviser position during its Jan. 20 to 21 meeting, in response to demands for increased student representation. The student adviser...

Napolitano and Brown Agree to Delay UC Tuition Hikes

University of California President Janet Napolitano and Gov. Jerry Brown reached an agreement to provide the university with additional revenue and freeze tuition through the next school year. Napolitano announced the agreement last Thursday...

A.S. Council Approves Resolution to Urge Divestment from Turkey

A.S. Council unanimously voted to pass a resolution to urge the UC Office of the President to divest $74 million from the Republic of Turkey last Wednesday. Proposed by the Armenian Student Association, the resolution...

19 UC Berkeley Employees Violated Sexual Harassment Policies Over Last Seven Years

The UC Berkeley Office for the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination released information regarding 11 sexual harassment investigations on April 6. With the release of this report, there are currently a total of 19...

‘UC Quits’ Program Offers Smoking Cessation Resources

The UC healthcare system will play a larger role in helping students kick their smoking habits through the new initiative, UC Quits. The program aims to bring care providers into the smoking-cessation process by...

Winter Break Cut to Two Weeks

In response to complaints of conflicts with Jewish holidays, the UC system approved calendar changes, resulting in a later starting date and a shorter winter vacation for Fall Quarter 2014 University of California Registrars have...

Librarians to Receive Salary Increases

The new five-year wage contract marks the first pay increases for UC librarians since 2010 University of California officials reached an agreement for a two-phase salary increase with the American Federation of Teachers on a...

Documents Reveal 124 Cases of Sexual Harassment by UC Employees, Nine at UC San...

University of California faculty, contractors and staff were determined to have violated UC sexual harassment and violence policies in at least 124 cases systemwide over the last three years, the Daily Californian reported in...

University Officials Release Sun God Policy Updates

The Office of Student Conduct released policy and safety updates for Sun God Festival 2015 on April 15. All current residential-life and student-conduct policies remain the same, with the addition of policies specific to Sun...

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Students Determined Addresses Candidate Filing Inconsistencies

The Students Determined slate released a statement this afternoon explaining two inconsistencies between the filing of their candidates on the official A.S. elections page...

The Professor Who Fought Border Patrol with Poetry

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