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Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

San Francisco City College Protesters Rally At City Hall After Clash With Police

After a protest that led to City College of San Francisco students being pepper sprayed and arrested on campus Thursday, students and faculty came to City Hall on Friday to continue their call for the reinstatement of the school’s elected board of trustees.

03/14/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

Protest Turns Violent At City College Of San Francisco

A peaceful rally at City College of San Francisco turned violent on Thursday, as a group of protesters attempted to enter the school’s administration building, Conlan Hall, only to be met by campus police.

03/13/2014

Alameda County is proposing to move a probation office to this building on the 1100 block of Jackson Street in Oakland. The building is located next to Lincoln Elementary School and American Indian Public Charter School. (CBS)

Probation Office May Be Moved Near Oakland Schools

Parents in one Oakland neighborhood said they are outraged as Alameda County looks to move a probation office next to two schools.

03/05/2014

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Bay Area Community College Students Want Schools To Offer 4-Year Degrees

About 300 college students from San Jose boarded buses Monday and traveled to Sacramento to urge lawmakers to favor a bill allowing community colleges to offer four-year degrees, a spokesman said.

03/03/2014

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Measure To Overturn California Transgender Students’ Rights Won’t Be On Ballot

The secretary of state announced Monday that backers of the proposed measure to put a referendum on November’s ballot to overturn a law allowing transgender students a choice on which restrooms and locker rooms to use, didn’t gain enough signatures.

02/24/2014

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California Voters May Reconsider Affirmative Action At Public Universities

Voters would reconsider affirmative action programs at California’s public universities in November under a proposed constitutional amendment approved by the state Senate.

01/30/2014

Edward Diaz, a counselor at Willow Glen Middle School in San Jose, is accused of selling marijuana to two students. (CBS)

San Jose School Counselor Accused Of Selling Marijuana To Students

An after school counselor at a middle school in San Jose is under arrest, after authorities said he sold marijuana to students.

01/30/2014

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Renowned San Francisco Professor Expects Continued Demand For Educators

Alma Flor Ada, Ph.D., Professor of Education, Emeritus at the University of San Francisco, expects high demand for educators for years to come.

01/27/2014

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Business Executive Sees Continued Demand For New Management Positions in San Francisco

Cindy Fassler, vice president and chief talent officer at Professional Career Advancements in San Francisco, expects the hiring trend for managers from a variety of industries to be strong all year.

01/27/2014

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Executive Director In San Francisco Expects Robust Growth In Elder Care Services

Linda Fodrini-Johnson offers insight on her background and career advice for people interested in a position in elder care services.

01/27/2014

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