Higher education is not only being battered by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on student enrollment and revenue, but also from admissions scandals at elite institutions. Add the University of California-Berkeley and the University…
Topic: University of California
California’s governor signed a bill into law that requires all state university and college systems to create a liaison position for DACA recipients, also known as “Dreamers.”
One of the “mission bells” that dot the old El Camino Real in California was removed at the University of California-Santa Cruz because it offended a local Native American tribe.
Apparently, math professor applicants to the University of California are expected to have contributed to diversity efforts in their past.
The movement to Boycott, Divest From and Sanction Israel (BDS) just suffered a severe setback as all ten chancellors of the University of California unequivocally condemned in a statement that did not leave much to the imagination.
The case that Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA) brought against Harvard University will likely not be decided until early next year, plenty of time for both sides to bring in outside help.
According to CNN and a team of academic researchers, it’s a malady that hit campuses two years ago.
The disintegration of higher education is depressing enough to cover on a daily basis but when you look at the arc of it at years end, it gets really melancholy.
Having failed in direct votes on even the most ardently anti-Israel campuses, propoents of boycotting, divesting from and sanctioning Israel and its scholars, BDS forces have been attempting to work their will on academia by stealth.
California attorney general declined to investigate the University of California system and its president, former Obama official Janet Napolitano, for a secret fund kept from the public and it is worth $175 million.