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Democrats Scrap Affirmative Action Amendment

Bowing to pressure from within their party, Democrats in the Legislature on Monday abandoned an attempt to repeal the voter-approved ban on affirmative action in the state’s higher education system.

03/17/2014

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Private Colleges Boom As Calif. Universities Falter

California’s public higher education crisis has a flip side: swelling enrollment, expanding faculty, and state-of-the-art construction at the state’s private colleges and universities.

10/20/2012

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California Universities Rank Highly In New Report

Loyola Marymount University was deemed the fourth-best regional university in the western United State on the U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of colleges and universities released Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2011

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Forbes’ List Of America’s Top Colleges Snubs Most Local Schools

Forbes has released its annual list of America’s Top Colleges and Southland schools – except for one – aren’t at the top of the list.

CBS Los Angeles–08/03/2011