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25 arrested at UCLA protest at busy intersection

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Police say they’ve arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles […]


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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. […]



New job openings in LA and OC

Where are the new jobs in L.A. and the O.C.? Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Jay Wall, Research Analyst at the UCLA Career Center:


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UC hospitals face second day of worker walkout

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Workers at University of California hospitals around the state are picketing for a second day over staffing and pension issues. Hospital pharmacists, nursing assistants, operating room scrubs and other health care […]


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UC hospitals canceling elective surgeries

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The five largest University of California medical centers have begun canceling elective surgeries because of a looming, two-day strike by some workers next week. The Los Angeles Times reports emergency care […]


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UC admission offers up again for nonresidents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — High school seniors who hoped to be admitted to the University of California for the coming fall had an edge if their resumes included out-of-state addresses.


Girl recovering after being hit by arrow

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Police say an 8-year-old girl who was struck by an arrow while on a school trip at the University of California, Berkeley does not appear to have been shot intentionally.


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Stanford University is 1st college to raise $1B

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stanford University has set a new record for college fundraising, becoming the first school to collect more than $1 billion in a single year, according to a report released Wednesday.


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UC Berkeley leader to head higher ed initiative

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The University of California, Berkeley’s outgoing chancellor plans to lead a national effort to study and advocate for public colleges and universities.


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Record number of students apply for UC admission

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More students than ever are applying for undergraduate admission at the University of California.


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University of California wants more classes online

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California leaders on Wednesday called for an expansion of online courses to help the 10-campus system contain costs, broaden access and hold down tuition rates.


UC suspends new logo after widespread protest

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The University of California on Friday suspended a new, modern looking logo after receiving widespread criticism about the contemporary design replacing the venerable institutional seal.





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