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UC Survey Reveals Attitudes On Campus Diversity

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.

03/19/2014

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About 13K UC Hospital Workers Vote To Strike On March 24

About 13,000 University of California hospital workers voted to go on strike March 24, according to the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2014

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UCI Backpedals On Allowing E-Cigarettes On Campus

After taking a stand as the only University of California campus to allow electronic cigarettes and chewing tobacco, UC Irvine has reversed its decision under pressure from UC officials.

01/14/2014

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UCLA Sued Over Primate Research Records

An animal rights group has sued the University of California, Los Angeles, for refusing to release records on its use of primates in lab experiments.

12/19/2013

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Union Workers Begin Voting On UC Contract This Week

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.

12/16/2013

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Student Pleads Not Guilty To Carrying Loaded Firearm Onto UC Irvine Campus

Manas Moole Reddy, of Irvine, was arrested on Nov. 18 after a UCI student alerted camputs police to a man clutching a firearm in an open bag on campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/20/2013

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Some UC Hospital Workers To Participate In 1-Day Strike Wednesday

Some University of California hospital workers will participate in a union strike on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/19/2013

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UC, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

After nine months of negotiations, a tentative contract agreement has been reached between the University of California and thousands of registered nurses who are represented by the California Nurses Association (CNA).

11/17/2013

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Approved UC Budget Freezes Tuition, Includes Salary Raise

The University of California’s Board of Regents has approved a proposed budget for next school year that hinges on the state giving the system an additional $120 million.

11/14/2013

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Napolitano Proposes UC Tuition Freeze In First Address To Regents

University of California President Janet Napolitano proposed a tuition freeze on Wednesday for the 2014-2015 school year in her first address to the Board of Regents as leader of the system.

11/13/2013

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Some Students Want Napolitano To Step Down As UC President

A group of protesters say they want former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano to step down from her new job as president of the University of California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

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UC President Janet Napolitano Pledges $5M To Aid Students Living In US Illegally

University of California President Janet Napolitano said Wednesday she is devoting $5 million to provide special counseling and financial aid for students living in the U.S. illegally.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2013

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Report: UCLA Failed To Check Faculty Bias Claims

According to a new report, the University of California, Los Angeles has not properly investigated an increasing number of complaints of racial bias among faculty.

10/19/2013

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UC Turns To Social Media To Raise Student Aid

Putting a technological spin on the adage that it takes a village to raise a child, the University of California launched a campaign on Wednesday to harness the power of social media to raise money for student scholarships.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2013

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UC Medical Workers Allege Unfair Labor Practice

A complaint has been filed on behalf of thousands of University of California hospital workers who claim they were threatened when they went on a two-day strike in May.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2013

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