Regents to discuss budget, campus climate at meeting this week

The UC Board of Regents will convene Wednesday for its second meeting of the year to discuss the university’s 2014-15 budget, campus inclusivity and student protest response policies, as well as vote on construction of a new UC Berkeley building to replace the aging Tolman Hall.
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State officials must prioritize higher education

UNIVERSITY ISSUES: Gov. Jerry Brown should accommodate university officials' request for an additional $120 million in state funding.

The UC Board of Regents and UC President Janet Napolitano engaged in a tug-of-war with state officials over this year’s university budget at the regents’ meeting last week. After the dust cleared, the two sides were no closer to reconciling their positions than they’ve been in the past few years:
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