- 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)
Thursday, December 17, 2015
UC Research - whose story to tell? An Effort On Faculty Retention?
this below may not jibe well with the earlier op ed about poor UC And Sacto forced budget wizardry, Californians might think something doesn't add up:
UC’s venture fund is a calculated risk
New venture fund led by Vivek Ranadive will focus on UC inventions
Opting against an in-house venture capital play was smart and limits risk
UC’s $250 million stake is small fraction of its $100 billion under management
Though $250 million sounds like a lot of money, it’s a fraction of the $100 billion or so the UC holds in its pension fund, endowment and other assets; from Bachher’s perspective, the startup gamble is little more than a tidbit of portfolio diversification.
--Importantly, it also includes a section where it states this is a move for the effort on certain type of faculty retention.
There's also this from Forbes
does this quote include higher ed
“Every business ends up looking like a basketball team,” Ranadivé told Forbes in an interview on Tuesday night. “All inventory is ultimately perishable, whether it’s basketball tickets or airline tickets or a taxi ride. How do you engage people, and how do you convert customers into fans?”
Another aspect to his franchise b ball "soap opera":
ESPN’s ‘Down in the Valley’ shows how community saved Sacramento Kings
This seemed fitting. It’s not his story.
that down in the valley espn documentary opening is delayed and includes a CA political twist
Apart from that there's
from Cal Channel this on
Assembly Informational Hearing on Teacher Evaluation, Probationary Period, Reduction in Force, the full thing runs about two hours
sac bee highlighted: one portion of it related to Vergara: