Release of UC Davis pepper spray investigation findings delayed

The public release of the findings of a task force investigating the controversial Nov. 18 pepper spray incident at UC Davis was postponed due to opposition from a university police union. The task force was originally scheduled to present findings and recommendations to the UC Davis community at 3 p.m.
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Regents’ vote on dismissing professor still undisclosed

The fate of a tenured UC Riverside professor, who the UC Board of Regents was scheduled to consider dismissing and potentially stripping emeritus status from, remains unknown after the board’s meeting Wednesday. The vote occurred during a closed session of the meeting, and UC spokesperson Dianne Klein declined to comment
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UC Academic Council sends statement to Yudof

On Sunday, leaders of the UC Academic Senate sent a letter to UC President Mark Yudof supporting free speech for students on UC campuses and expressing outrage at police use of force during protests at UC Berkeley and UC Davis over the past few weeks. Alisha Azevedo is the lead
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Yudof meets with student regents about issues facing university

On Tuesday morning, UC President Mark Yudof met with Student Regent Alfredo Mireles, Jr. and Student Regent-designate Jonathan Stein to discuss issues including the cancellation of the UC Board of Regents meeting, protests against budget cuts taking place across the university and the recent use of police force at UC
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UC to request $2.8 billion in state funding for 2012-13

In an era of dwindling state support for the University of California, UC President Mark Yudof announced a proposal to request $2.8 billion from the state to fund the university for the 2012-13 fiscal year at a news media briefing at the UC Office of the President in Downtown Oakland
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