recall 2014 ...
Cal Admin started off last year’s Fall semester with
Berkeley Chancellor Angers Faculty Members with his Remarks on civility and free Speech
For this year, it’s:
UC Berkeley Students Criticize New Security Fence...
'The UC Berkeley Chancellor Puts A Pricey Fence Around the Mansion' story picked up everywhere: see CBS local
NBC BayArea : Fence Built Around UC Berkeley Chancellor's Mansion Follows 'Uptick in Incidents'
Fence symbolizes divide between students and administrators, activists say
Sac Bee UC Berkeley builds fence around chancellor's residence
It will cost approximately $400,000.
It unnecessarily blocks a popular walking path.
UC Merced expansion delayed by budget cuts, online classes
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Merced's experience should be a warning, said Henry Eyring, co-author of "The Innovative University: Changing the DNA of Higher Education from the Inside Out" and academic vice president at Brigham Young University's Idaho campus. As much as politicians like to cut ribbons in front of new campuses, he said, traditional colleges have become much more expensive than online courses and other new means of delivering education.
"You have to ask, 'Is this truly essential?'" he said. "You have to look very closely at every dollar invested into brick and mortar."
a ribbon cutting photo accompanies: UC Berkeley’s Jacobs Hall, home for engineering design innovation, officially opens
Dirks always mentions his coming from 'the ivys'
University Diaries with "Many Are Called. None Are Chosen" post
It points to several quotes, but this one jumped out: "Yale’s endowment spent $480 million paying its hedge fund managers last year and $170 million on its students."
- Richard Blum (AGAIN!)
- Wm. De La Pena
- Gareth Elliott
- George Kieffer
- Sherry Lansing (AGAIN!)
- Monica Lozano (AGAIN!)
- Hadi Makarechian
- Eloy Ortiz Oakley
- Norman Pattiz (AGAIN!)
- John A. Pérez
- Bonnie Reiss
- Richard Sherman
- Bruce Varner
- Charlene Zettel
- Marcela Ramirez
- UC Regents Committees
- Staff Advisors, Faculty Reps, Designates
- Ex Officio UC Regents
- UC Alumni Regents
"If the University were a business, it would likely be the largest corporation in California."
"If The University Were A Business, It Would Likely Be The Largest Corporation In California"-Regents Minutes (2010)