Monday, July 18, 2016

Isn't Working At UC, Isn't Working For UC?

UCSF chief makes millions from firms doing business with hospital
http://www.sfchronicle.com/education/article/UCSF-chief-makes-millions-from-firms-doing-8383326.php

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http://mynewsla.com/crime/2016/07/15/jury-awards-family-1-75m-in-ucla-malpractice-lawsuit/
"He said he expects the defense to bring a motion to reduce the jury’s verdict and Judge..will have no choice but to grant it.

Schneider said jurors were not allowed to hear about the cap during the trial, but that they were “shocked and outraged” when he told them about it after the verdict. He said the cap is unfair to plaintiffs such as his clients, but that legislators, both Democratic and Republican, have done nothing to change it since Gov. Jerry Brown signed it into law during his first term in office."

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Chiefs of 5 public colleges paid more than $1M, study finds
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/4a8ef7d6a8c34e09929fd26858dcc879/chiefs-5-public-colleges-paid-more-1m-study-finds
includes: "The median total pay for public university presidents reached $431,000 in the 2015 fiscal year, an increase of 4.3 percent over the year before, according to an annual survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Five presidents were paid packages of more than $1 million, up from two presidents in the previous year and three in 2013."


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UC regents consider tougher rules on outside pay for top administrators

Board will vote on proposal to tighten restrictions on outside jobs

Changes come after Sacramento Bee reports on UC Davis Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi

Watchdogs say proposed policies do not go far enough, should allow more public oversight

Read more here:

http://www.sacbee.com/news/investigations/the-public-eye/article90080342.html

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UC investments Moves Mentioned in:

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/18/business/dealbook/bridgewater-worlds-biggest-hedge-fund-is-said-to-be-slowing-hiring.html?_r=0

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The Republican Plan For Higher Education: Less Red Tape And Less Money
“Republicans are very concerned that we get a good return on the money we are spending.”
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/higher-ed-republicans_us_578cf04ce4b0a0ae97c2b287?
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Tech Journalist Accuses Former Senator Of Groping Her Years Ago: ‘This Stuff Was Normal’
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/xeni-jardin-birch-bayh_us_5786f766e4b08608d332f7f0?ir=College&section=us_college&utm_hp_ref=college
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Stop Attacking The Education Department For Enforcing Title IX, 80 Advocacy Groups Say
“Unfortunately, the Department is facing unwarranted criticism for doing its job,” says a letter sent to the education secretary.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/education-department-title-ix_us_57869f24e4b08608d332c880?ir=College&section=us_college&utm_hp_ref=college
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What Does A Trump Presidency Mean For Education Policy?
What effect will Trump have on education policy? No one knows.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/trump-education-policy_us_578ce964e4b0fa896c3f44c9?ir=College&section=us_college&utm_hp_ref=college
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Some overview of agenda items for UC Regents this week:
http://dailybruin.com/2016/07/18/uc-regents-preview-july-19-21/
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Maybe it can pay for more chancellor and spouse trips abroad with certain  uc staff?:
http://news.berkeley.edu/2016/07/14/campus-sets-new-records-for-fundraising/

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