As the University of California prepares to welcome former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as its next president, the college system’s governing board is being asked to consider renovating the vacant mansion that housed many of Napolitano’s predecessors.
Outgoing University of California President Mark Yudof, while saying he is optimistic, told a San Francisco audience Tuesday that the university faces several challenges, and funding isn’t the only one.
The head of the University of California says he plans to step down in August, citing a “spate of taxing health issues.”
The University of California is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to make Texas suffer the same lack of diversity that it argues has plagued UC ever since the passage of Proposition 209.
The president of the University of California will not request a hike in tuition.
Three people were arrested at a University of California Regents meeting Thursday after a demonstration denouncing a possible state funding deal that protesters said would raise tuition and cut employee benefits.
The head of the University of California is condemning recent anti-Israel incidents on UC campuses.
Lawmakers began a broader inquiry over of how colleges have responded to non-violent Occupy protests.
The University of California Board of Regents is asking the state legislature for an additional $411 million in funds for the next fiscal year.
University of California students were protesting at four campuses where board members met by teleconference after worries about violence led to the cancellation of a previous meeting.