New UC tax generates concern about financial impact on student fees

A shift in the way the UC Office of the President gathers funds from each campus has caused some concern about the impact on student fees and the financial state of individual campuses. In previous academic years, revenue generated from individual campuses had been collected and then redistributed across the
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5 UC Berkeley faculty honored with teaching award

Five UC Berkeley faculty members were awarded the campus’s 2012 Distinguished Teaching Award this week. The campus division of the Academic Senate’s Committee on Teaching presents the cash award annually to campus faculty who rise “above and beyond the individual fine class to a sustained performance of excellence,” according to
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UC Berkeley Academic Senate discusses reports on UC governance

Diverging accounts of how to best improve and reform UC governance came up for debate at the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate meeting Wednesday afternoon. At the meeting, faculty members debated the merits of a minority and majority report submitted by the Senate Special Committee on University Governance and
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