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Oakland Mayor Urges Local Firms To Mentor Youth By Creating Year-Long Internships

Mayor Schaaf wants to place at least 2,000 students in internships this summer and she asked employers to think about offering internships all year long.

04/11/2015

John Swett Elementary School (CBS)

Martinez School Official Takes Heat After Saying Some Students Don’t Need A/C

Some parents were offended when a school board member said kids at predominantly white John Swett Elementary need A/C, and kids at predominately Hispanic/Latino La Juntas Elementary don’t.

04/04/2015

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford Student’s ‘Cry For Help': Reportedly Admits Poisoning Classmates’ Water Bottles With Formaldehyde

A Stanford graduate student who said it was “a cry for help” admitted putting a lab chemical in classmate’s water bottles.

04/01/2015

(CBS Sacramento)

Investigators Say UC Davis Student, Roommate Died In Murder-Suicide

The Yolo County Coroner’s Office says a UC Davis veterinary student and her roommate died in a murder-suicide.

04/01/2015

(CBS)

13-Year-Old Boy Stabs Student In Martinez Middle School Locker Room

A 13-year-old boy who stabbed a student in the locker room of a Martinez middle school Thursday morning turned himself in to school staff, police said.

03/26/2015

Leland High School student Tristan Nguyen died suddenly after collapsing on the school's track. (Courtesy: Nguyen family)

San Jose High School Athlete Dies Suddenly After Collapsing On School Track

The football coach of Leland High School in San Jose said that he met Tuesday with family members of 16-year-old former varsity player Tristan Nguyen who died suddenly after collapsing on campus Monday.

03/17/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

New Details Revealed In Death Of Albany Dental Student Killed In Her Apartment

An Albany dental student was shot sometime after she attended afternoon prayers at a Sikh temple, police said Sunday as new details emerge in an ongoing investigation.

03/15/2015

A sketch of the man accused of trying to coax a 10-year-old student into his car in San Francisco on March 6, 2015. (San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Police Searching For Man Who Tried To Lure 10-Year-Old Into His Car

The man is accused of trying to coax the student into his car on four occasions at a bus stop near Carl and Cole streets in Cole Valley.

03/12/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany Apartment

An Albany woman found dead in an apparent homicide in her apartment on Monday has been identified as a University of California at San Francisco dental school student.

03/11/2015

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The President’s Student Aid Bill Of Rights – Does It Go Far Enough?

The Student Aid Bill of Rights is President Obama’s latest effort to improve the student lending experience. The measure is not a cure all, but it’s a start.

03/11/2015

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