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October 29, 2020
When California voters in 1996 rejected affirmative action, CSU and UC could no longer consider race and ethnicity in admissions, making a huge impact on the public universities.
July 22, 2020
California State University students required to take ethnic studies or social justice class under new policy
CSU trustees vote to approve policy while legislation with a stricter ethnic studies requirement makes its way through the Legislature.
July 17, 2020
California’s top higher education officials urge voters to support affirmative action in hiring and admissions
California’s higher education leaders appear together for what may be their last public gathering in an online forum, entitled “New Realities for Higher Education."
June 19, 2020
The Senate passed a bill requiring CSU students to take an ethnic studies course as trustees are set to consider the system’s own proposal.
June 1, 2020
This current crisis must be more than a teachable moment; it must lead to real change, education leaders say.
May 15, 2020
UC, CSU and community colleges face significant declines in state funding, prompting fears of tuition hikes and program cuts. Federal funds might ease the pain.
May 14, 2020
White's action at the nation's largest system of four-year universities may start a trend across the country. Some CSU campuses may offer more in-person classes than others.
May 12, 2020
Chancellor Tim White said it will be necessary for classes to continue being held virtually because of "evolving data" on the coronavirus.
January 29, 2020
An independent group will be commissioned to study CSU's proposal to require a fourth year of high school math in freshman admissions.
January 24, 2020
CSU chancellor defends extra quantitative reasoning requirement; how SF State meets multiple challenges
This week: CSU Chancellor Timothy White explains where things stand with the plan to require an additional year of quantitative reasoning; and San Francisco State President Lynn Mahoney describes what the university is doing to increase the graduation rate.
January 21, 2020
CSU still plans to require four years of high school math for freshman admissions, effective in 2027, but will delay formal vote to 2022.
January 17, 2020
The efforts to replace UC’s president Janet Napolitano and CSU chancellor Timothy P. White by summer have raised worries about competition between the two systems for academic talent.
November 20, 2019
CSU leaders appear ready to move forward with requiring extra year of quantitative reasoning despite concerns
Opponents include state leaders and activists, who reiterated fears that the change will harm black, Latino and low-income students.
October 22, 2019
Hired in 2012, White pushed CSU efforts to drop remedial courses and raise graduation rates. His departure and that of UC’s Napolitano leave two big vacancies.