University Of California Workers Start 3-Day Strike Over Pay

By Olga R. Rodriguez, Apnews.com -

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thousands of custodians, security guards, gardeners and other service workers at University of California campuses started a three-day strike Monday to address pay [...]

UCSB Chancellor Backs Call To Divest From Fossil Fuel Companies

By Staff, www.pacbiztimes.com -

By Staff for Pacific Coast Business Times - After a four-day sit-in, UC Santa Barbara students won the endorsement of Chancellor Henry Yang on the divestiture of the University of California’s [...]

How Environmental Injustice Connects To Police Violence

By Brentin Mock, www.citylab.com -

By Brentin Mock for City Lab - As the nation continues to process the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, it’s worth keeping in mind that [...]

UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi On Investigatory Leave

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert, www.sacbee.com -

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert for The Sacramento Bee - “Information has recently come to light that raises serious questions about whether Chancellor Katehi may have violated several [...]

UC Davis Defends Paying To Remove Pepper-Spray References From Internet

By Sarah Parvini, www.latimes.com -

By Sarah Parvini for Los Angeles Times - UC Davis is defending its decision to pay consultants at least $175,000 to clean up its online image after students and alumni were pepper sprayed by [...]

UC Davis Spent Thousands To Scrub Pepper-Spray References

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert, www.sacbee.com -

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert for The Sacramento Bee - Following the 2011 pepper spraying of students, the campus hired consultants to improve the online reputations of UC Davis and Chancellor [...]

UC Berkeley Student Gov Pass Resolution Banning Urban Shield Trainings

By Sydney Johnson, www.eastbayexpress.com -

By Sydney Johnson for East Bay Express - The Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC) approved aresolution Wednesday night that recommends banning the University of California [...]

UC Irvine Black Student Union Demands End To Campus Police

By Matt Coker for OC Weekly - According to an online petition, the Black Student Union at UC Irvine is demanding the abolition of the campus police department, calling contemporary police forces [...]

U. Of C. Bans Protesters Who Barricaded Themselves In Building

By Sam Cholke, www.dnainfo.com -

By Sam Cholke in DNA Info - The University of Chicago has permanently banned from campus eight trauma protesters who barricaded themselves in a university building in June. The eight [...]