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Q&A: Janet Napolitano discusses the work ahead at UC

Q&A: Janet Napolitano discusses the work ahead at UC

In September, former secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano took over as president of the University of California, the first woman to hold that position. She now heads a $24 billion system of 10 campuses, ... … Read entire article »

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Napolitano named new UC president amid student protests

Homeland security chief Janet Napolitano will become the first woman to head the University of California in its 145-year history after her selection was approved Thursday by UC regents in a meeting recessed twice due ... … Read entire article »

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Mark Yudof signs off as president of the University of California

Mark Yudof signs off as president of the University of California

Mark Yudof bid a formal farewell Wednesday to the University of California. The outgoing UC president’s remarks at the Board of Regents meeting in San Francisco were part thank you, part reflection and, emblematic of ... … Read entire article »

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What the latest survey of Californians on higher education didn’t ask: a lot

(This commentary first appeared in TOP-Ed.) The most interesting things about the latest survey of Californians’ views about the state’s system of higher education are the issues it didn’t address. The survey, conducted by PPIC (the Public Policy ... … Read entire article »

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