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Sonya Brunswick (right), Jefferson Award winner. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Helps San Francisco’s Youth Succeed In College

This week’s Jefferson Award winner has been an Air Force Sergeant, a youth pastor, and a systems and network engineer. That career path has helped Sonya Brunswick change young people’s lives today.

04/18/2014

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No Degree? No Problem – Job Seekers Without Diplomas Find Abundance Of Tech Careers

High-tech may be the hottest industry in the Bay Area, but it turns out that job-seekers may not need a college degree to get some of those jobs.

04/10/2014

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Phil Matier: Despite Tuition Freeze, State’s College Students May Pay More With New Fees

Tuition hikes at CSU and UC campus may be frozen but that doesn’t mean the cost for students isn’t rising. Many campuses are now charging “Student Success” fees.

04/07/2014

A bonfire burns in the street at the annual Deltopia spring break party in Isla Vista near the UC Santa Barbara campus. (CBS)

Riot Breaks Out At UC Santa Barbara ‘Deltopia’ Event; More Than 100 Arrested, Officers Injured

More than 100 people were arrested and at least 44 were taken to hospitals following a riot at an annual spring break event near the University of Santa Barbara over the weekend.

04/07/2014

Tara VanDerVeer

Stanford Women Overcome Penn State To Advance To Elite Eight

Maggie Lucas buried her face in a towel on the bench as her day, her NCAA tournament and college career came to a disappointing end. Stanford’s swarming defense simply shut down the Big Ten’s best player.

03/30/2014

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‘Lying 101’ Course Offered At Saint Mary’s College

What causes people to lie and how do you spot someone who isn’t giving you the truth? These are among the topics discussed in the new Lying 101 class offered at Saint Mary’s College this January.

01/13/2014

Defensive end Ben Gardner #49 of the Stanford Cardinal. (Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Stanford Co-Captain Ben Gardner Out For Season With Pectoral Injury

Stanford fifth-year senior defensive end and co-captain Ben Gardner is out for the season with a left pectoral injury.

10/29/2013

Jefferson Award winner Ann-Eve Hazen (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Helps College Dreams Come True For SF Families

Some 85 percent of San Francisco’s public school students would be the first in their families to graduate from college, according to this week’s Jefferson Award winner. It’s a number that inspired her to create a program that’s changing lives.

10/23/2013

Cardinal v Spartans

Stanford Catching Some Breaks Ahead Of Key Stretch Of Games

Coach David Shaw said Tuesday that wide receiver Devon Cajuste could practice later this week and play Saturday when the eighth-ranked Cardinal (6-1, 4-1 Pac-12) visit Oregon State (6-1, 4-0). He said an MRI exam on Cajuste’s right knee showed no ligament damage.

10/22/2013

Devon Cajuste, Jordan Pratt

Stanford Looks To Regain Elite Form Against #9 UCLA

The last time UCLA was ranked in the top 10 was the week after its last win at Stanford. The No. 9 Bruins will try to stay unbeaten by mimicking that 2005 team.

10/18/2013

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