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Students walk near Sather Gate on the University of California at Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Latino Than White Students Admitted To University Of California Schools

Preliminary admissions data show that 17,589 Latino students have been accepted as freshmen at one of the University of California’s nine undergraduate campuses for the fall, or 29 percent of all 61,120 in-state applicants who were offered a spot. That compares to 16,378 white residents, who made up 27 percent of the admitted applicants.

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Attorney Advises San Francisco Law School Students To Focus On A Specialty Before Law School

South Bay Attorney Tom Flores explains why he believes finding a speciality is an important first step to becoming a lawyer.

04/14/2014

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San Francisco Entrepreneur Shares Career Advice On Making It In The Tech Industry

Seasoned Technologist Owen Tripp offers career advice on education, first jobs and building a professional network.

04/14/2014

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Leading San Francisco Psychologist Advocates Higher Education For Boosting Careers

Dr. Knute Anderson explains how education and health can form the cornerstone of a strong career.

04/14/2014

CubeĀ® 3D Printers for sale at Staples. (Staples/Cube)

3D Printers Inching Towards Mainstream; Consumers Can Expect User-Friendly Models

As the technology improves and costs come down, 3D printers are getting closer to becoming mainstream. Consumers can expect more user-friendly models to be introduced for homes, the workplace and in classrooms.

04/07/2014

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San Francisco Superintendent Explains Why He Still Feels Job Satisfaction Even After 30 Years

Superintendent and Director of Mare Island Technology Academy Matt Smith shares advice for choosing a career that will go the distance.

04/07/2014

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San Francisco Executive’s Life Changing Moment Led To A Career In Health Care

The Bay Area’s Julie Wheelan launched a career in the health care industry after a life-changing health crisis of her own.

04/07/2014

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Long Time San Francisco Nurse Shares Expert Advice For A Career In Health

Even after 34 years working as a registered nurse, Janet Patterson still feels passionate about helping others.

04/07/2014

Leadership Public Schools proposed campus on 7700 Edgewater Drive in Oakland. The location is across the street from a parole office. (CBS)

Oakland Charter School May Be Moved Near Parole Office

An East Bay high school is under scrutiny over plans to move to a location that could put kids in close contact with parolees and possibly sex offenders.

04/03/2014

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Legendary San Francisco FBI Agent Shares Advice For People Seeking A Career In Law Enforcement

Bay Area resident Terry Turchie led the Unabomb Task Force that finally captured and convicted Ted Kaczynski, in one of the most famous criminal investigations of the 20th century.

03/31/2014

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