Napolitano, panelists call for change of mindset regarding funding

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Brice W. Harris, Janet Napolitano, and Timothy P. White, discuss the state’s Master Plan, retaining affordability and the role of technology in Higher Education.

UC President Janet Napolitano called for a change in mindset concerning funding for higher education Friday, saying that public colleges and universities need to focus not on what they need, but on what they can do with current investment.
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Students rally on Earth Day in support of tax initiative

About 25 students gathered on the steps of Sproul Hall on Earth Day to rally support for an oil-tax initiative that would generate funds for education, among other government programs. The California Modernization and Economic Development Act, drafted by UC Berkeley students in January, would implement a 9.5 percent severance
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