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Family Sues UC Regents Over Death of Cal Football Player Ted Agu

August 5, 2014 | 2:49 pm

Family Sues UC Regents Over Death of Cal Football Player Ted Agu

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Suit says he had sickle cell trait and blames trainer for putting defensive end through ‘lethal drill.’

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UC Board Appoints Sadia Saifuddin as First Muslim Student Regent-Designate

July 18, 2013 | 12:24 pm

UC Board Appoints Sadia Saifuddin as First Muslim Student Regent-Designate

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The UC Board of Regents voted to appoint UC Berkeley’s Sadia Saifuddin as the first Muslim student regent-designate ever yesterday, despite some controversy over her support of attempts to divest UC funds from companies working with the Israeli military. The vote for Saifuddin’s appointment was unanimous among the regents except for Richard Blum, who abstained, […]

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UC Regents Agree to Freeze Tuition if Tax Measure Passes

July 18, 2012 | 10:28 am

UC Regents Agree to Freeze Tuition if Tax Measure Passes

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University of California leaders have agreed to hold tuition at 2011-12 levels if Gov. Brown’s tax initiative passes on the November ballot, KQED’s Ana Tintocalis reports. In addition to making the tuition commitment, a committee of the UC Board of Regents also formally endorsed the tax measure. Here’s background from Associated Press: Under the recently […]

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March 29, 2012 | 10:18 am

Early Reports of Arrests at UC Regents Meeting

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Reporters at the University of California Regents board meeting at UCSF Mission Bay are tweeting pictures of arrests–like this one from the San Francisco Chronicle‘s Vivian Ho.   Third arrested #uc t.co/76M2ZZgp — Vivian Ho (@VivianHo) March 29, 2012  

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November 28, 2011 | 4:45 pm

UC News of the Day: Pepper Spray Task Force Chair; Cal Police Release Open Letter; Regents Meeting Wrap Up

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A lot of news out of the University of California system today. This afternoon University of California President Mark Yudof announced the appointment of former California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso to chair the task force formed to address the pepper spraying of UC Davis students. From the press release: Justice Reynoso, a UC Davis […]

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November 28, 2011 | 9:46 am

Live Reporting From UC Regents Teleconference

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The University of California is live streaming audio of the meeting. Here’s a live stream of tweets about today’s UC Regents meeting. The regents are dialing in from four locations to discuss next year’s budget. Student protests are planned at a number of campuses. The agenda allows for a one hour window for public comment […]

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