Student research comes first

UNIVERSITY ISSUES: By investing in outside facilities instead of funding Lick, the UC is depriving students from research opportunities.

Last September, the University of California decided to cease providing funds to Lick Observatory, the university’s only fully-owned observatory, by 2018.
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UC Office of the President launches UC Oakland Partnership

UC President Janet Napolitano has launched an initiative Feb. 25 that aims to foster a close-knit relationship with the city of Oakland – her new neighborhood since taking office in late September – through helping local businesses and supporting Oakland public high school students.
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Audit of UC medical facilities shows error of AFSCME’s claims

Next week, members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 will vote to authorize their third strike in nine months at University of California medical centers, where union leaders claim staffing levels are so low that patient lives are endangered and the quality of care
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