More Latino than white students in California have been offered admission to the state’s premier public universities for the first time, officials said Friday, a milestone that reflects the diverse racial makeup of a state where Latino children represent a majority of students in public schools.
Nearly one-quarter of University of California students, staff and faculty members say they have felt excluded, intimidated or on the receiving end of hostile or offensive behavior.
University of California students in Riverside and Irvine will soon have the ability to take online courses offered by other campuses within the system.
A union representing more than 12,000 researchers, technical employees and health care professionals for the University of California is expected to vote this week on a contract that would provide wage increases and retain retirement benefits.
A staff member at the University of California, Riverside, has been diagnosed with meningitis in what authorities said marks the fifth-such diagnosis within in the UC system in recent months.
Authorities say a fourth student has contracted meningitis at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
California’s community college system is considering adopting four-year degrees, offering greater access to training for the workforce.
A two-day strike by hospital workers ended on Thursday, with both sides claiming victory even though there was no resolution to a contract dispute involving staffing and pensions.
As a two-day strike began Tuesday at five of the biggest medical centers in the University of California system, medical workers say they are protesting low staffing levels and patient care, while officials contend that the strike is about pensions.
Professors who study moral philosophy and its application in the real world may not be all that ethical themselves when it comes to responding to students, according to a new study.
Healthcare workers began at two-day strike early Tuesday morning at five of the biggest medical centers in the University of California system.
A judge has ruled that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers can go on strike for two days starting Tuesday.
A note that told a student to “go back 2 Africa” strained tensions on campus following an Asian fraternity’s offensive Internet video of a student dancing in blackface.
The University of California is weighing in on the U.S. Supreme Court case over the use of affirmative action in college admissions.
Prosecutors allege Rainer Reinscheid was searching the Internet for information on guns, fertilizer and auto explosions before his arrest on arson charges.