University must secure confidence in privacy

UNIVERSITY ISSUES: Shameful secrecy surrounding online monitoring at UC Berkeley and other campuses shows university officials' disdain for transparency.

We have long lamented the university’s lack of transparency on various issues, from tuition hikes to budget problems and beyond. But the recent discovery that the university is monitoring UC Berkeley’s network traffic represents a new level of covert activity. In August 2015, the UC Office of the President began
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UC unveils 20 new online courses for high-demand classes

UC Online, a University of California initiative piloted in 2012, recently released a list of 20 online courses, some of which will be offered as early as next semester. While each class will be centered at a particular campus, students from both within and outside of the university will be
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