University of California

UC Davis students are staging a sit-in at Mrak Hall in protest of the possible tuition hikes. (Credit: CBS13)

Tuition Increases At UC Campuses Head To Vote

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.

11/19/2014

U.S. Campus Security Scrutinized In Wake Of Virginia Tech Tragedy

University Of California Weighs Plan To Increase Tuition

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.

11/06/2014

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Gov. Brown Vetoes $100 Million Boost For UC, Cal State

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have given the University of California and California State University systems a $100 million financial boost.

09/27/2014

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California Debates ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sex Assault Law

College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to stop sexual assault: No means no.

08/10/2014

A study from researchers at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Pennsylvania finds that women are more often deceived by salesmen and business negotiators because they are viewed as “warmer” and “less competent” than men.  (Photo by Taller de Imagen (TDI)/Cover/Getty Images)

Study: Women Lied To More Often Than Men, Viewed As ‘Less Competent’ In Negotiations

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.

08/06/2014

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UC Davis Study: Drought Will Deal $2 Billion Blow To California Agriculture

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.

05/19/2014

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More Latino Than White Students Admitted To UC

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.

04/18/2014

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College-Readiness Not Keeping Up In California

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.

04/05/2014

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UC Student Workers Protesting Alleged Intimidation

Student workers at UC Davis were on the picket line Thursday as they protest alleged intimidation and unfair treatment by the University of California.

04/03/2014

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UC Hospital Strike Averted By Contract Deal

A planned strike by thousands of University of California hospital workers was averted after contract talks yielded a deal, officials said Sunday.

03/23/2014

Emotions and physiological experiences can be transmitted from one person to another, and infants can “catch” feelings of stress passed down through their mothers.  (Photo credit should read NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Infants Can ‘Catch’ Stress From Their Mothers

Emotions and physiological experiences can be transmitted from one person to another, and infants can “catch” feelings of stress passed down through their mothers.

02/04/2014

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UC, CSU Receive Record Number Of Applications

More students than ever are applying for undergraduate admission at the University of California and California State University systems.

01/18/2014

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