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UC Releases Executive Order Requiring Flu Vaccinations

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Outgoing University of California President Janet Napolitano released a UC system-wide executive order requiring students, faculty and staff to receive influenza vaccinations universally by November 1, …

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The UC Reaches New Publishing Agreement with Springer Nature

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The University of California (UC) announced a new four year contract with global research publisher Springer Nature on June 16. The contract, spanning from 2020-2023, will …

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ICE Reverses Policy that would Force International Students to Leave the US

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At a federal hearing this morning, the Department of Homeland Security and US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced that they will rescind their latest policy …

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UC System to Sue Federal Government Over New ICE Policy

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The University of California (UC) system announced plans on Wednesday, June 8 to sue the federal government for violating students’ rights with a new policy which …

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UC Announces New President to Replace Janet Napolitano

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The University of California (UC) announced at the Board of Regents meeting this afternoon that Dr. Michael V. Drake will be replacing Janet Napolitano as the …

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UC Berkeley Transfer Student Alexis Zaragoza Nominated for 47th UC Student Regent

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UC Berkeley transfer student Alexis Zaragoza was nominated for UC student regent for the 2021-22 school year, pending approval by the UC Board of Regents during …

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University of California Goes Fossil Free

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UC Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Jagdeep Singh Bachher announced that the UC has completely divested from fossil fuels, having sold $1 billion in assets from all …

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UC Regents Vote to Phase Out SAT/ACT College Admissions Requirement

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The University of California (UC) Regents voted unanimously to phase out the SAT and ACT test requirements for its college admissions process during their May 21 …

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Graduate Students End Grade Strike

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Graduate students with the Cost of Living Pay Adjustment (COLA) movement at UC San Diego voted on April 8 to end the grading strike and submit …

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UC Santa Cruz Graduate Students on Strike Receive Termination Letter

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At least 54 graduate student workers on strike at UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) received a letter today notifying them of the university’s intent to dismiss them …