Napolitano Proposes Tuition Freeze At 1st UC Regents MeetingAt her first University of California Board of Regents meeting as UC president, Janet Napolitano on Wednesday proposed a tuition freeze and announced several new initiatives.
UC Turns To Social Media To Raise Money For ScholarshipsPutting a technological spin on the adage that it takes a village to raise a child, the University of California launched a campaign on Wednesday to harness the power of social media to raise money for student scholarships.
UC Regents Committee Approves Funding For Dilapidated President’s MansionThe $620,000 in funding would fix a leaky roof and make seismic improvements to the mansion, but a complete overhaul would cost over $3 million.
Initial Funding Approved To Redo UC President's HouseWhen former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano takes over as president of the University of California later this month, she will live in leased accommodations that the college system is renting for nearly $10,000 a month.
About The Bay: The Perks Of Being Janet Napolitano Last week Janet Napolitano just about tripled her old salary as Homeland Security Secretary now that she’s confirmed to be the next president of the University of California.
Protesters Disrupt Meeting As Napolitano Confirmed As 1st Female UC PresidentOutgoing Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano was confirmed Thursday as the next president of the University of California amid protests both outside and inside the meeting.
UC Regents Add Muslim Student Representative Over Jewish Groups' ObjectionsThe University of California Board of Regents has voted to add its first Muslim student representative, over the objections of some Jewish groups.
Governor Brown Offers Preview For Next State BudgetAt a UC Regents meeting, Governor Brown said more cuts can be expected despite voters approving his tax measure, Proposition 30, in November.
Gov. Brown Opposes Raise For New UC Berkeley ChancellorGov. Jerry Brown and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom have voted against giving the new chancellor of UC Berkeley a $50,000 pay raise over what his predecessor earns.
Gov. Brown Urges UC To Rethink Education, Contain CostsGov. Jerry Brown is calling on the University of California to contain costs and rethink how it does business even though voters approved new taxes to fund schools and colleges.
UC Berkeley Students Seek Tuition Cuts After Prop. 30 PassesHundreds of students at UC Berkeley walked out of class and marched in the rain Thursday, demanding that their tuition go down following the passage of Proposition 30.
UC Tuition Freeze Hinges On Brown's California Tax InitiativeThe University of California Regents on Wednesday voted to endorse the governor’s tax plan, and contingent on its passing, to freeze next year’s undergraduate tuition costs, as well as put into place fee increases for professional programs system-wide.
No Tuition Hike For UC StudentsThe president of the University of California will not request a hike in tuition.
Protesters Disrupt UC Regents Meeting In Sacramento Protesters have disrupted a University of California board meeting where officials are discussing a tuition increase to help close its budget shortfall.
3 Arrested During Protest At UC Regents Meeting In San FranciscoThree 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.