Post Tagged with: "UC"

by / on May 19, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

Regents meeting scheduled for May 20-22

Discussion topics expected for the upcoming UC Regents meeting from May 20 to 22 will revolve around issues such as increasing food security for students and the new fiscal framework of UC funding released last week. Thursday, May 21, will […]

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by / on May 19, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

TUITION HIKES DELAYED

Ongoing negotiations between UC President Janet Napolitano and Gov. Jerry Brown have resulted in an agreement that will cap UC resident tuition for the next two years and increase state allocations by 4 percent, or $120 million, over the next […]

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by / on May 19, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

UC furthers efforts to address sexual assault with new “toolkit”

UC President Janet Napolitano announced another step in the UC’s effort to bolster sexual assault response and prevention last Wednesday. The new “toolkit,” developed by the UC in partnership with police departments and district attorney offices, will be provided to […]

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by / on April 7, 2015 at 4:04 pm / in Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: Student-Regent relations can be fixed with better communication

Everybody within arm’s reach of college knows about the issues surrounding the looming increase of UC tuition. The administration is trying its best to make everybody happy and still keep the UC in the black while students face the increase […]

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by / on April 1, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Highlander Newsroom, Multimedia

Highlander Newsroom 04/01/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we lament the last throes of Spring Break, debate what comments made by UC President Janet Napolitano regarding student protestors mean and highlight the approval of a UCR-based food pantry. Be sure to catch […]

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by / on March 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm / in News

UC Riverside key to furthering UC-Mexico collaborations

UC President Janet Napolitano met with key leaders of higher education from Feb. 26 to 27 in Ensenada, Mexico. The meeting is the first formal gathering for the advisory board of the UC-Mexico Initiative, whose goals are to strengthen UC-Mexico […]

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by / on March 10, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

State assembly member proposes tech-savvy UC campus

Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) has proposed a bill to create an 11th UC campus geared toward science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM), despite general concerns about the university system’s current financial state. Gatto envisions “UC Tech” to be the […]

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by / on March 10, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

UC may restrict out-of-state enrollment

Nonresident enrollment — including out-of-state and international students — at UCLA and UC Berkeley will be capped for the upcoming fall quarter unless additional state appropriations are made, according to UC President Janet Napolitano. UC San Diego will also be […]

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by / on February 12, 2015 at 5:19 pm / in News

UC Student Association approves Israeli divestment resolution

The University of California Student Association (UCSA) passed the “Resolution Calling for the Regents to Divest from Corporations Violating Palestinian Human Rights” on Feb. 8 by a vote of 9-1-5. Only executive vice presidents from UC student governments (including graduate […]

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by / on February 11, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Highlander Newsroom, Multimedia

Highlander Newsroom 02/11/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we discuss the anti-vaccination movement and the UC’s new policy in response to the measles outbreak, give our opinions on the recently announced HEAT lineup (including Giraffage and Panic! at the Disco) and offer […]

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