Dear governor: It’s your last term, make it count

Dear Gov. Brown, Congratulations. Being governor of one of the largest and the most populated states in the nation, one with a rich history of leading the way in countless policy issues, is no easy task. Although we seem to have survived the worst of the recession, neither economists nor
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UC forms investing entity to fund commercial endeavors from UC research

The University of California announced Monday the formation of UC Ventures, an independent investing entity that will fund commercial endeavors developed from UC research. The UC Regents is set to vote on moving forward with the proposal Thursday. The fund aims to promote student and faculty research while maintaining a competitive
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A Question of Transparency, Legality, and Accountability

Given his donor’s potential violation of Federal Tax Law in funding his student government campaign and his complete lack of transparency on the issue it is clear that Avi Oved does not uphold the values one would expect from a student leader. Therefore to preserve these values of student government in the UC system, we respectively call upon Avi Oved to immediately withdraw himself from the student regent nomination process.
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