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The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Learning Centers Use ‘Moneyball’ Formula To Ensure Students Get Admitted To Top-Ranked Colleges

A Bay Area group of learning centers is using techniques more associated with baseball statistics to get students into the nation’s most competitive colleges.

11/14/2014

The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Best Global Universities’ Are Right In Bay Area’s Backyard

Do you want your kids to attend one of the world’s most prestigious universities? They won’t have to go far, according to the latest ‘Best Global Universities Ranking’ from U.S. News and World Report.

10/28/2014

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California Bill Defining Sexual Consent On College Campuses Passes, Awaits Gov. Signature

State lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when “yes means yes” while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.

08/28/2014

Hoover Tower near the Main Quad at Stanford University in the San Francisco Bay Area, Palo Alto, California, United States of America, North America

Stanford Ranked As Most LGBT-Friendly University

Students were surveyed on 130,00 students attending the 379 colleges ranked in the publication, which uses the results to rank schools on 62 different characteristics ranging from best college theater to most politically active students (surprise – Cal didn’t crack the top 20).

08/05/2014

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

Judge Allows San Francisco To Proceed With Lawsuit To Stop City College’s Disaccreditation

A judge ruled this morning that a lawsuit filed on behalf of beleaguered City College of San Francisco against a regional accrediting commission can continue despite the school’s accreditation no longer being in imminent danger of revocation.

07/16/2014

Diana Hicks, Keyboard

Phil Matier: Governor Brown Looks To Bring More Courses Online

The governor is ultimately looking to make the university system a more efficient one, keeping costs down while also getting students out in a timely fashion.

01/16/2013

San Francisco City College (CBS)

About The Bay: A Bleak Future For City College Of San Francisco

Things have gotten so bad for City College of San Francisco that it could be shut down next academic year. The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges is expected to issue a report outlining CCSF’s prospects for the future later this week.

09/17/2012

San Francisco State University (SFSU)

KCBS Cover Story: Interest Rate Hike Imminent On Thousands Of Student Loans

The clock is ticking for students who have taken out subsidized federal loans for college as an interest rate reduction is set to expire.

04/24/2012

Chairman Bao food truck  (Photo via Facebook)

San Francisco May Allow Food Trucks At Colleges, Hospitals

Colleges and hospitals in San Francisco would be allowed to have food trucks on their campuses under legislation introduced the city’s Board of Supervisors meeting this week.

02/09/2012

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Six San Mateo Measures Decided By Fewer Than Five Points

Six measures were decided by less than five percentage points, but nine of the 12 ballot measures in San Mateo County passed, according to unofficial results released Tuesday.

11/09/2011

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