Monday, July 8, 2013

As a Berkeley administrator told me, "Although the University's system may have failed you, perhaps you can seek justice on a larger scale."

"That is exactly what I am going to do."
Sexual Assault and Injustice at UC Berkeley: A Story of Bearing the Path to Cloud IX
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An Update On The UC Irvine 11 can be found here at the WSJ site- (for the detail, not nec. for the balance- they make it clear it is not their content...)
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UC suspends study abroad program in Egypt
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More detail on the CCSF privatization moves. -- (yes, there have been problems with CCSF becoming unwieldy and that needs fixin'-- but some of the current moves are indeed looking like a privatization agenda)
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On UC Faculty and the right to speak out on university policies etc. see: this agenda item for the upcoming UC Regents meeting,

the full agenda is here.

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hostile workplace, sexual harrassment, part of Title IX, too.
there isn't really that much space between students and staff and faculty concerns, many facing the same issues -just with different titles and in different ways

this was a good read on "UC workers": The Hidden Backbone

and " UC President Mark Yudof has given up on the dream for the University of California to remain a public university supported by the state."

and a Cal Prof op ed on the value of the Humanities
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'Cloud IX'...

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