UCLA is joining the smoke-free bandwagon.
Chancellor Gene Block announced today that the Westwood campus would go entirely no-smoking, even in its lush, outdoor quads, even outside its dorms, even on the sidelines of its practice football field. Lighting up will not be allowed anywhere on UCLA prop ... More >>
Just call us the Bleeding Heart State:
Yesterday, leading up to a U.S. Supreme Court decision in Texas that will determine once and for all the constitutionality of considering race in university admissions, California Attorney General Kamala Harris joined the nation's most prestigious public unive ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with the UC Regents voting to essentially head off another tuition increase. First posted at 6:05 a.m.
As expected, UCLA students and other protesters will be out in force at the Westwood Campus today as some of the UC Regents hold a meeting that could ultimately decide the fa ... More >>
UC Davis has tapped former LAPD Chief Bill Bratton to head an "independent review" of the pepper spraying felt around the world.
As recently as summer the ex-chief had been toying with the idea of heading Scotland Yard, the British police agency under fire following revelations that cops stood by a ... More >>
Berry ReporterWe don't blame you for applyingThe University of California may be suffering a series of bloody cuts while six-figure administrators demand more pay (what's new, right?), but that didn't stop high-school seniors from applying in droves to the UC system in Fall 2010.
Of all the ... More >>
Smart BusinessUCLA Associate Vice Chancellor David Feinberg is among the 36 six-figure execs demanding a higher pensionThe University of California has been just barely scraping by in this economic depression, consistently raising tuition for students and slashing course offerings like weeds. ... More >>
UCLA.Opponents of recent higher education budget cuts that have caused extreme student fee hikes at UCLA and other University of California campuses are planning a major demonstration in Sacramento next month.
The University of California Student Association will hold a rally at the state ca ... More >>
A group of students at UCLA Thursday morning took over Campbell Hall to protest UC Board of Regents' likely approval of a 32 percent tuition hike that would put undergraduate costs to attend classes at the public campus above $10,000 annually.UCLACampbell Hall.
A UCLA spokesman said "no acti ... More >>