University of California
University of California regents have voted to raise tuition. The move means tuition rise as much as 5 percent each of the next five years.
Gov. Jerry Brown, other top California officials and many very vocal students oppose the series of tuition hikes that University of California President Janet Napolitano is proposing. That’s not likely to stop costs to attend one of UC’s 10 campuses from rising.
A proposed tuition hike has been approved by a committee of the University of California governing board.
Supporters and opponents of a proposal to raise tuition at University of California campuses during each of the next five years were getting ready for a showdown and counting votes as the university’s governing board prepared to debate the plan for the first time on Wednesday.
Tuition at the University of California’s 10 campuses would rise by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years under a plan UC President Janet Napolitano is expected to present to the system’s governing board Thursday.
Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have given the University of California and California State University systems a $100 million financial boost.
College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to stop sexual assault: No means no.
Women are deceived more often than men and are more likely to be perceived as easily misled in negotiations as they project less confidence and knowledge in business matters.
Report says California’s drought will cost the state’s agricultural economy an estimated $1.7 billion this year and leave about 14,500 farmworkers without jobs.
The University of California has for the first time invited more Latino than white students from within California to be freshmen at one of the system’s nine undergraduate campuses.
Fewer than 4 in 10 California high school students are completing the requirements to be eligible for the state’s public universities, fueling worries of a shortage of college-educated workers when the value of a bachelor’s degree has never been higher.
Student workers at UC Davis were on the picket line Thursday as they protest alleged intimidation and unfair treatment by the University of California.