Chancellor Robert Birgeneau’s career has been characterized by social activism as well as academic research.

UC Berkeley officials release controversial plan to increase campus autonomy

Yudof expresses disapproval of plan to create boards that would have more control over campus-based issues

UC Berkeley Chancellor Robert Birgeneau and several other campus officials authored a controversial proposal released Monday that would give individual campuses more control over local issues, though their plan was criticized by UC President Mark Yudof. The proposal, released through the campus Center for Studies in Higher Education, recommends that the UC Board of
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