Adopt-a-Senior Campaign Exposes North Bay High School Grads to Kindness of StrangersMany Sonoma County high school students who weren't allowed traditional graduation ceremonies during the COVID-19 pandemic are getting surprise deliveries, thanks to a kindness campaign that shows the North Bay community is better together.
San Jose State Class of 2020 Saluted With Special Layout On University WebsiteWith normal commencement ceremonies on hold, San Jose State University has launched a website to recognize each of its 2020 graduates.
USF To Pay $2.5M Over Alleged False Claims For Student Grants Following Whistleblower ComplaintThe University of San Francisco has agreed to to pay $2.56 million over fraudulent claims for federal AmeriCorps grant funds for students working towards teaching degrees, according to federal authorities.
University Of California Regents Vote To Eliminate SAT/ACT Testing RequirementIn a landmark decision Thursday, University of California regents voted to suspend the use of SAT and ACT tests as a requirement of admission and eliminate them for California students by 2025.
University Of California Completes Fossil Fuel Divestment From $126B PortfolioUC becomes the largest educational system in the nation to shed such assets in favor of renewable energy such as solar and wind power.
San Francisco, Oakland Among School Districts Warning Budget Cuts Will Delay ReopeningSix California school districts representing more than 900,000 students say the governor's proposed budget cuts will delay the reopening of schools.
SF Federal Judges Rule NCAA Cannot Limit Educational Scholarships For College AthletesA federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled Monday that the National Collegiate Athletic Association can't limit the compensation colleges can give to top basketball and football players for education-related costs and benefits.
Napa Valley Pizza Chef's Online Italian Food Cooking Demos Draw Worldwide AudienceA celebrated Napa Valley chef offered a simple online cooking class to draw business to his pizza restaurant and it has become so popular that people now tune in from around the world.
Oakland Schools Seek $12.5M To Close Digital Divide In Coronavirus Remote LearningThe fundraising campaign was spurred by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic forcing students to learn and participate in class while at home.
Coronavirus Update: Most Peralta Community College Dist. Classes Going Online In FallStudents at Laney College, Merritt College, the College of Alameda and Berkeley City College will be taking most of their classes remotely this fall.