DAVIS (CBS13) – Vandalism discovered on the UC Davis campus Sunday morning called for the firing of Chancellor Linda Katehi.
Several of the campus’ iconic Egghead statues were spray painted over the weekend with the message “Fire Katehi.”READ MORE: El Dorado County Braces For Flooding After Caldor Fire
Katehi is under fire for her work as a paid director for some for-profit organizations, including the DeVry Education Group. A recent report also revealed that Katehi received money as a board member of textbook publishing company John Wiley & Sons.Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care Barred From Caring For Bears Until It Makes Changes To Enclosure
Friday night, students had organized a sit-in at Mrak Hall on campus to demand Katehi’s resignation.
It is unclear who is behind the Egghead vandalism.MORE NEWS: Kings Home Opener Brings Life To Downtown, Stresses Business
The graffiti was removed by Sunday night.