you can read: the full statement from UAW 2865 – UC Student-Workers Union regarding the recent appointment of ex-Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as the President of the UC. It is also posted on the home page: here.
It wasn't just the announcement of resignation in advance of the vote that made it look bad -- it was the announcement of her moving over to UC within her resignation letter as a fait accompli in advance of the regent vote. (It is supposed to be a nomination, vote, then appointment.) It looks--not good.
Note: some of the UC