University of California

UC Berkeley professor emeritus Marian Diamond is the subject of a charming new documentary. (Courtesy Luna Productions)

Marian Diamond’s love for the brain is infectious

It’s hard to resist an octogenarian lady scientist who carries a human…

 

Students walk to and from class at UC Berkeley. (Photo courtesy Shutterstock)

UC Regents to vote on first tuition hike in 5 years

The University of California Board of Regents will vote on the first…

 

Students walk to and from class at UC Berkeley. (Photo courtesy Shutterstock)

UC creates new systemwide position to enforce sexual violence, harassment policy

The University of California has created a new systemwide position to enforce…

 

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UC clerical workers to stage one-day walkout Tuesday

Thousands of clerical and support staff throughout the University of California system…

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California lawmakers approve gun-violence research center

SACRAMENTO — California's state budget includes $5 million for a gun violence…

12-year-old California student ready to start university

SACRAMENTO — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three college degrees…

University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections

University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections

A policy that would nearly triple the number of University of California…

University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections
University of California graduate student Kathleen Gutierrez, center, is comforted by graduate student Erin Bennett, left, and Tyann Sorrell before all spoke at a news conference outside of Dwinelle Hall on the campus in Berkeley on Monday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

University of California students take harassment concerns to agency

BERKELEY — Two graduate students at the University of California, Berkeley took…

University of California graduate student Kathleen Gutierrez, center, is comforted by graduate student Erin Bennett, left, and Tyann Sorrell before all spoke at a news conference outside of Dwinelle Hall on the campus in Berkeley on Monday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
In this file photo, University of California President Janet Napolitano listens to student speakers during a meeting of the university Board of Regents in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Audit: University of California undermines resident students

The University of California has undermined residents by admitting a growing number…

In this file photo, University of California President Janet Napolitano listens to student speakers during a meeting of the university Board of Regents in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
Norman J. Pattiz, right, speaks as Eloy Ortiz Oakley, left, looks on during a University of California Board of Regents meeting Wednesday, March 23, 2016, in San Francisco. A committee of the University of California's governing board unanimously approved a statement Wednesday that cites anti-Semitism as a form of intolerance that campus leaders have a duty to challenge. The committee of the university's Board of Regents voted to send what is being called a "Statement of Principles Against Intolerance" on to the full board for final consideration on Thursday. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

University of California approves anti-Semitism statement

A University of California committee on Wednesday cited anti-Semitism as a form…

Norman J. Pattiz, right, speaks as Eloy Ortiz Oakley, left, looks on during a University of California Board of Regents meeting Wednesday, March 23, 2016, in San Francisco. A committee of the University of California's governing board unanimously approved a statement Wednesday that cites anti-Semitism as a form of intolerance that campus leaders have a duty to challenge. The committee of the university's Board of Regents voted to send what is being called a "Statement of Principles Against Intolerance" on to the full board for final consideration on Thursday. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Cal recruiter Yann Hufnagel was fired Monday after allegations of sexual harassment were reported. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

Texts reveal reason for Cal coach’s firing

BERKELEY — Alleged sexual harassment that led to the firing of a…

Cal recruiter Yann Hufnagel was fired Monday after allegations of sexual harassment were reported. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
Cal guard Tyrone Wallace, left, dribbles the ball against Arizona State guard Tra Holder during the second half of Saturday's game in Tempe, Ariz. California defeated Arizona State 68-65. (Ricardo Arduengo/AP)

Cal rebounds vs. Arizona St., splits desert trip

TEMPE, Ariz. — When a second straight defeat for No. 25 California…

Cal guard Tyrone Wallace, left, dribbles the ball against Arizona State guard Tra Holder during the second half of Saturday's game in Tempe, Ariz. California defeated Arizona State 68-65. (Ricardo Arduengo/AP)
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive’s dramatic new downtown building opens to the public on Jan. 31. (Courtesy Iwan Baan/ Diller, Scofidio + Renfro]

Berkeley Art Museum, Pacific Film Archive opens spiffy new building

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive is…

University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive’s dramatic new downtown building opens to the public on Jan. 31. (Courtesy Iwan Baan/ Diller, Scofidio + Renfro]
California's Jordan Mathews celebrates the 74-73 defeat of Arizona on Saturday. (Ben Margot/AP)

Cal finally makes statement behind Jordan Matthews’ 28

BERKELEY — Cal was desperate for a signature victory that could set…

California's Jordan Mathews celebrates the 74-73 defeat of Arizona on Saturday. (Ben Margot/AP)
The New York state Wage Board recommended a higher minimum wage for the fast food industry during a meeting Wednesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

The push for a higher minimum wage gained momentum on both sides…

The New York state Wage Board recommended a higher minimum wage for the fast food industry during a meeting Wednesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

UC campuses aim to admit more students from 2-year colleges

The University of California is trying to increase the number of undergraduates…

University of California sued over sex assault claims

OAKLAND — Three current and former University of California, Berkeley students sued…

Damian Dovarganes/AP PhotoCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris

California tells colleges to quickly respond to sex assaults

California law enforcement and education leaders on Wednesday directed colleges to quickly…

Damian Dovarganes/AP PhotoCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris
Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoUniversity of California president Janet Napolitano speaks while giving a briefing on the progress she and Gov. Jerry Brown have made in ironing out their differences over UC's budget during a UC Board of Regents meeting in San Francisco

Janet Napolitano apologizes for disparaging student protest

University of California President Janet Napolitano apologized Thursday for calling chants by…

Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoUniversity of California president Janet Napolitano speaks while giving a briefing on the progress she and Gov. Jerry Brown have made in ironing out their differences over UC's budget during a UC Board of Regents meeting in San Francisco
AP Photo/Jeff ChiuGov. Jerry Brown

Brown, university president to give briefing on budget talks

Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano said Wednesday…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuGov. Jerry Brown