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- University of California still deciding who it will serve: Thomas Elias
published on Mon, 05 Oct 2015 22:25:46 GMT
The question of who the University of California will be serving when it reaches the third decade of this 21st Century remains one administrators year after year refuse to confront. Will the elite system and its 10 campuses belong primarily to the California students they were built to serve? Or will they become the de facto property of wealthy out-of-state and foreign parents and governments eager to send their children to what has ranked for 75 years as the world's leading public university sy...
- Local Roundup
published on Sun, 27 Sep 2015 07:17:00 GMT
Nick Goldstein scored two goals within 30 seconds of each other to give his Eagles a commanding three-goal lead in the first half and the Embry-Riddle men's soccer team used that to propel them to a 4-0 shutout win over California State on Saturday afternoon. It was Embry-Riddle's third straight victory, and fourth out of its last five matches....
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Why Are Conservatives Rejecting College Reading Materials?
published on Fri, 25 Sep 2015 22:02:01 GMT
Longtime author, first-time novelist , UCLA grad, and basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has harsh words for college students trying to slap trigger warnings and micro-aggression labels on everything they enounter. Writing in Time, Abdul-Jabbar says: These students' public attacks on required reading aren't merely a hold-their-breath tantrum while they refuse to eat their vegetables, they are a reflection of a larger hostility in American society against education-and against educated experts....
- High school football roundup: Woodland Christian finishes strong, routs Turlock Christian
published on Sat, 12 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Defensive lineman Cooper Johnson for Woodland Christian attempts to tackle Turlock Christian's Manny Preciado in the first half. The Woodland Christian High School junior spent part of the evening sprinting up and down the Cardinals' home field en route to three touchdowns during their 54-16 rout of Turlock Christian....