Mark Yudof

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Napolitano’s resume precedes her as UC president

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano officially takes over as the University of California’s president on Monday, but she already has survived her first leadership challenge – a “no-confidence” vote sought […]

09/29/2013

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Napolitano approved as Calif. university president

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The University of California’s governing board voted Thursday to appoint Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as the first female president of the 10-campus system despite objections to her record on immigration. […]

07/18/2013

UCLA goes smoke-free

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The UCLA campus will become a smoke- and tobacco- free zone beginning in April, Chancellor Gene Block announced today, following through on a request by the president of the University of […]

10/30/2012

California universities and Affirmative Action

(AP) – University of California leaders weighed in on the U.S. Supreme Court case over the use of affirmative action in college admissions Monday, arguing that it’s necessary to consider race to ensure student diversity […]

08/13/2012